wiganworld home page
Home Photos of Wigan Stuff News What's on Classifieds Forum Communicate Guestbook Links
 Search    In association with  The Wigan Courier
 Stuff
  Thomas Woodcock VC
  Ancient and Loyal
  Booklets
  Wigan facts
  Famous Wiganers
  Interviews
  Timeline
  Wigan dialect
  Wigan speyk!
  Oddities
  Black & White
  Local art
  Local poetry
  Contributions
  Requests
  Memories
  I remember...
  My collection
  Pubs of the Past
  Wigan quizzes
  Picture quizzes
  Jigsaws
  Jigsaws II
  Wigan Cemetery Index
  Gidlow Cemetery Index
  Hindley Cemetery Index
  Ince Cemetery Index
  Westwood Cemetery Index
  Howe Bridge Cemetery Index
  Roll of Honour
  Reading Room
  Reading Room 2
  Spitfire Crash
  Street History
  Wigan Streets, 1890
  Wigan Streets, 1903
  Wigan Streets, 1909
  Wigan Streets, 1933
  Wigan Yards
  On this day in...
  Chronology
  Court Leet Rolls
  Documented
  Ephemera
  Wigan Past
  Wigan Crest
  Old news
  1825 Directory
  1869 Directory
  1881 Directory
  Hindley Directory
  Ince Directory
  Upholland residents
  1889 Yearbook
  Wigan Views, 1908
  Old Borough Guide
  Picture Post, 1939
  Recipes, 1925
  Your Letters
  Diverted
 
 
artLocal artist Roger Whistlecroft's scenes painted in acrylics. Click any image for a larger view. All notes supplied by Roger.

If you would like to contact Roger, please email him direct: Roger5902@aol.com

To view more of Roger's work, please visit his website: http://members.lycos.co.uk/roger5902/


Rowbottom Square

Rowbottom Square - Painted from outside Roberto's restaurant.
(104k)

Secret Bridge

My Secret Bridge.
This is in Haigh Hall grounds and is just off the beaten track but is well hidden, the wooden bridge has gone now and been replaced mainly by concrete.
(81k)

Wigan Parish Church

Wigan Parish Church - A pen drawing of the church, I was told that the building at the front used to be the school before the Deanery. Later it was a motorbike shop, does anyone know if this is correct and who traded there?
(79k)

Back of Worsley Street

This is the back of Worsley Street, the houses are now altered and used as offices, the building in the background is the back of The Royal Oak pub.
(101k)

Pigeon Tower

Although not in Wigan this area is nearby and visited by many Wiganers, this is the Pigeon House at Lever Park - named because Lady Leverhulme kept a collection of ornamental pigeons and doves there.
(92k)

Terraced Gardens

The Terraced Gardens in Lever Park, Rivington.
(75k)

Terraced Gardens

The Terraced Gardens in Lever Park, Rivington.
(76k)

Walled gardens, Haigh

Walled gardens, Haigh.
(105k)

The Wiend

The historic Wiend, Wigan.
(62k)

Jaxons Court

Jaxons Court, Wigan, Autumn 2003.
(62k)

The John Bull Chop House.

Coopers Row.
The John Bull Chop House.
(103k)

Wigan Pier.

Wigan Pier.
(98k)

Wigan Pier.

Wigan Pier, 2004.
(80k)

[Back]

 
 © 2017 wiganworld
Click here to read the privacy policy, disclaimer and copyright information.
Please contact us with your ideas, suggestions, moans or questions.