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Wigan Cemetery Index
Wigan Cemetery Index

Index covers 3rd September 1856 to 30th November 2007.

Wigan Message Boards
Wigan Message Boards

General Wigan chat, find out more about Wigan, trace relatives, get help.

What's On in Wigan
What's On in Wigan

Local events in and around Wigan, why not list yours, it's free.

Wigan Chronology
Wigan Chronology

Local chronology from Wigan Almanacs covering most years from 1879 to 1949.

Wigan Classifieds
Wigan Classifieds

Registration not required to list items for sale, wanted, swaps, upload photos.

Local History
Lots more Local History

Town directories, streets, court leet rolls, stories, books...

Wigan Blog
Wigan Blog

General musings mainly about Wigan and the wiganworld website.

Fred Dibnah
In memory of Fred Dibnah, world famous steeplejack.

Wigan Family & Local History Society
Wigan Family & Local History Society.
Wigan FHS

Pubs of the Past
Pubs of the Past Wigan pubs in photos and other info.

Reading Room
Reading Room - 27 pages of old Wigan News from 1890.

Wigan Views, 1908
Wigan Views, 1908. A souvenir booklet of old photos and ads.

Higher Ince Station
Photo: charnock

Date unknown

Family Research

Wigan Cemetery Index
Wigan Cemetery Index

Index covers 3rd September 1856 to 30th November 2007.
(117,917 entries)

Gidlow Cemetery Index
Gidlow Cemetery Index

Index covers 14th January 1948 to 13th December 2013.
(16,188 entries)

Hindley Cemetery Index
Hindley Cemetery Index

Index covers 10th June 1880 to 18th December 2012.
(32,307 entries)

Ince Cemetery Index
Ince Cemetery Index

Index covers 6th October 1857 to 10th December 2009.
(39,319 entries)

Westwood Cemetery Index
Westwood Cemetery Index

Index covers 12th January 1946 to 31st December 2007.
(5,697 entries)

Howe Bridge Cemetery Index
Howe Bridge Cemetery Index

Index covers 13th January 1975 to 31st December 2007.
(1,854 entries)

Wigan Genealogy
Wigan Genealogy

Local genealogy for the Wigan area only. 1,000s of names listed.

Wigan Family & Local History Society
Wigan Family & Local History Society

The promotion and encouragement of research into family and local history.

Shevington Village

Shevington Village
by Mick Byrne

(Panasonic DMC-TZ100)

(Thursday, 20th February, 2020)

Viaduct

Viaduct
by Mick Byrne

(Sony HDR-XR200VE)

(Tuesday, 2nd December, 2014)

What you're talking about now

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What a utter rubbish team lol
City will hommer that rubbish in the final
eggbeater 3 29 21st Apr 2024, 20:23
Local papers
The writing could be on the wall for many local papers because of poor circulation figures...
i-spy 16 276 21st Apr 2024, 19:58
'Morgan's pop'
Hi, does anyone remember the above? i believe my grandad and great Uncles may have had so...
morgangirl 30 3,545 21st Apr 2024, 16:55
ITS ALL FAKE!
Lifelong Trafford supporter has a season ticket for chelsea The team claim to be from M...
eggbeater 2 40 21st Apr 2024, 16:51
FAO tomp
Anne has asked me to thank tomp for thinking about her and offering sun flowers. She woul...
Anne 5 125 21st Apr 2024, 15:39
A simple thing in life
Yesterday I visited Yvonne in hospital and when I came out and got to my car I was a littl...
PeterP 20 732 21st Apr 2024, 12:25
becoming the norm
Claiming Benefits and working on the side.i.e selling cars on the side. washing cars on th...
albion - 82 21st Apr 2024, 12:05
THE ONLY GENUINE MANCHESTER CLOU TO RESCH A FA CUP
Final Let's see if the FAKE one will get there
eggbeater 2 122 21st Apr 2024, 11:38
Home visits
Yvonne has been in and out of hospital FIVE TIMES (back in now) this year alone and up to ...
PeterP 23 812 21st Apr 2024, 08:17
Gardening Thread
Carrying on from the lengthy thread - [url=https://www.wiganworld.co.uk/communicate/mb_mes...
jo anne 194 4,421 21st Apr 2024, 08:11