Photos of Wigan
Photos of Wigan



Wigan Album

Ashton

2 Comments

Ashton Postcard. 1919.
Photo: Ron Hunt
Views: 2,114
Item #: 951
Ashton Postcard. Postally used 1919.

Comment by: Kenee on 13th April 2015 at 10:29

The two lower pictures are entrances to New Hall (Lord Gerard's Estate). The left one is the main entrance on Warrington Road, ued by dignitaries and for formal occasions. The one on the right is a service entrance on Liverpool Rd used by tradesmen and general suppliers. There is another entrance at Ashton Cross for access to the west and one on Kenyons Lane at the lodge and estate office.

Leave a comment?

* Enter the 5 digit code to the right of the input box. Don't worry if you make a mistake, you will get another chance. Your comments won't be lost.