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Upload your photos. Thousands of old Wigan photos to browse and comment on.

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.

Music stand cover
Photo: Margaret

Quaker house colliery band music stand cover later to become Standish band after the colliery closed about 1991.

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.

St Catharine's spire-less

St Catharine's spire-less
by Rev David Long

(Konica Minolta Dynax 7D)

(Friday, 16th March, 2012)

Veteran's Day 2008

Veteran's Day 2008
by Dave

(Nikon D3)

(Tuesday, 19th August, 2008)

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lizziedownunder 100 923 17th Jun 2021, 23:28
Aldi new stores.
Aldi are to open 50 new stores including sites in Wigan and North Wigan.
gaffer 16 568 17th Jun 2021, 23:14
THE LAWS AN ASS..
What an absolute joke our judicial system is.. [url=https://www.wigantoday.net/news/wigan...
admin 9 375 17th Jun 2021, 23:14
New National Anthem
[url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RTZoJ01FpD8"] NEW ANTHEM
admin - 22 17th Jun 2021, 22:53
swimming idiots
Drove through Appley Bridge today and 2 police officers keeping about 50-60 teenagers away...
PeterP 26 915 17th Jun 2021, 22:36
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tonker - 59 17th Jun 2021, 20:47
Wigan Local History & Heritage Society
Zoom presentation on Mon 14th Sep at 7pm: The ‘Walking Horse’ and Early Railways in...
jo anne 45 1,829 17th Jun 2021, 20:32
Were is
the sun? it was supposed to be mad hot so we got a shed full of stuff to have a BBQ wit...
basil brush 21 570 17th Jun 2021, 20:23
Manchester Arena Bombing Inquiry ......
Sir John Saunders says :- "Police failings ..... an inquiry report has found, after...
tonker - 50 17th Jun 2021, 19:31
Royal Ascot
Anybody watching the racing on ITV, bloody Ed Chamberlain is so sycophantic. All he wants ...
riocaroni - 36 17th Jun 2021, 16:49