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Places   (Help with places, streets and buildings in Wigan.)

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Listed Buildings
Every listed building, blue plaque and historic site in Greater Manchester mapped - [url=h...
jo anne 1 1,054 15th Mar 2017, 08:35
roylew
Lady Mabel wood be pleased
The Woodland Trust deserves a pat on the back for the improvements to the paths in and aro...
i-spy 15 2,123 12th Mar 2017, 21:54
mavis
Squires Bar
Are they pulling down Squires Bar, the old Con club on Main St Billinge, or is it just the...
tom cros 2 1,365 12th Mar 2017, 03:40
GOLDEN BEAR
CHIPSHOP GOOSE GREEN
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GOLDEN BEAR 15 1,736 6th Mar 2017, 10:55
Tommy Two Stroke
bert
all safety barriers just gone up round THE ODDFELLOWS at Bryn so carparking for the dentis...
bert 5 1,383 3rd Mar 2017, 16:55
bert
ex-downall greener
looking for information regarding the old scene and dwelllers of this village. I was born...
bambam 1184 39,603 28th Feb 2017, 09:44
bert
Wigan athletic supporters club
Did Wigan athletic have a supporters or social club, If so anyone any idea where it was.
cindy 18 1,797 27th Feb 2017, 20:47
bassman
Family hotels
Does anyone know of any hotels that are really good for children e.g. Entertainment and ac...
annefair 3 1,071 27th Feb 2017, 12:06
pippa
Shevington Vale or Miles Lane?
In the 1920s a relative lived at 105 Shevington Vale. There does not appear to be any road...
fedup 2 870 24th Feb 2017, 19:03
tonker
Shevington Vale 1925
In 1925 Thomas Baxendale and his wife Elizabeth lived in Shevington Vale. I believe that t...
fedup - 813 19th Feb 2017, 11:05
fedup
Ben johnson
Anyone got info of what it's going to be
roylew 6 1,536 19th Feb 2017, 08:45
roylew
oliver summers
hi can any one find the pic of oliver summers gun shop with tim mcavoy in it i cant find i...
lezgee 17 2,702 9th Feb 2017, 21:00
Perkin Warbeck
The Newton Appley Bridge 1911
Searching through some Family History I find a relative working and living at a property k...
fedup 5 1,138 27th Jan 2017, 19:30
fedup
EX DOWNALL GREENERS 7
EX DOWNALL GREENERS 7 [url="http://www.wiganworld.co.uk/communicate/mb_message.php?op...
bambam 590 18,715 19th Jan 2017, 11:45
bambam
Wigan station photos: NRM
Came across a couple of rather interesting photos on the National Railway Museum site: ...
ashtonman01 6 1,520 17th Jan 2017, 21:41
taylork54
Ronnie Ward
Died on Tuseday night, Well known in Bryn, R I P Ronnie
bentlegs 7 1,284 13th Jan 2017, 21:28
jouell
Ronnie Ward
Died on Tuseday night, Well known in Bryn, R I P Ronnie
bentlegs 1 844 11th Jan 2017, 16:31
GOLDEN BEAR
Photo of Bryn station in 1962
Came across an interesting photo showing Bryn station dated 1962. Seen a few old photos of...
ashtonman01 7 1,774 9th Jan 2017, 16:56
GOLDEN BEAR
Carphone warehouse
is it still trading?
bentlegs 2 896 6th Jan 2017, 16:30
gazzer
Carphone warehouse
is it still trading?
bentlegs - 587 4th Jan 2017, 21:33
bentlegs
Allotments near Bradshaw Street Pemberton
Has anyone heard that they are going to build where the allotments are ? Not sure what
annefair 1 916 28th Dec 2016, 17:17
tonker
St Helens Mining Tech On North Road
Anybody remember any of the teachers from St Helens Mining Tech on North Road? I can reme...
GrahamK 73 5,870 24th Dec 2016, 11:19
spud1
Interesting aerial photos
Came across this site called Britain From Above: http://www.britainfromabove.org.uk/ase...
ashtonman01 9 1,798 21st Dec 2016, 20:22
antar
hINDLEY CAR bOOT SALE .
last one today till febuary council trying save money .
ann-spam 1 1,038 18th Dec 2016, 12:46
peter g
W.W.GRAVES
Hi all Wigan Worlder's my daughter who lives down ESSEX has asked to me to ask you does an...
GOLDEN BEAR 4 1,126 16th Dec 2016, 13:24
GOLDEN BEAR
Places
Can aybody tell me where the King of Prussia Yard aquired it's name.
jonty 4 3,141 11th Dec 2016, 22:55
wiganyankeeron
jawbone
does anyone remember the pub called the Jawbone, on victoria St. Newtown.? what was its or...
christine marsden 53 8,244 9th Dec 2016, 19:45
tom cros
Lychgate Tavern Standish
Lychgate Tavern Standish Was up for sale for £399,000, Been Sold to Holts Brewery.
cindy 5 1,183 7th Dec 2016, 13:59
jay_1
billy eliot
a great show this,better I think than the movie. some of the language is a bit hairy. but ...
tommy c 2 710 6th Dec 2016, 21:23
berylh
Chef & Brewer Goose Green
Has this opened now and has anyone been?
annefair 5 1,538 1st Dec 2016, 09:46
baker boy
Chinese re-opened
The Chinese near the junction of Marsh Green and Scot Lane has re-opened today. Has anyone...
annefair 2 936 1st Dec 2016, 09:45
baker boy
Miles williams paint works Scholes bridge
Does anyone remember the paint works on scholes bridge in the 1930s having a cut out or ph...
meadowland 1 780 28th Nov 2016, 18:32
lectriclegs
Whitesmiths hotel
Thanks to this site I have been in contact with fellow Wiganer's all over the world, which...
flockhound 19 3,740 8th Nov 2016, 08:05
aussie94
Thomas Linacre
How many old pupils are on this site.
jud178 14 1,768 7th Nov 2016, 07:34
aussie94
Roadworks Sun. 6th and 13th Nov.
A49 near Alexandra Park to close on the above dates for resurfacing. Traffic to use Poolst...
Jim Latham 1 811 3rd Nov 2016, 12:19
PeterP
Queen Street (Wigan) Coat Of Arms
What was the coat of arms/badge that was on some of the houses in Queen Street? I seem ...
dustaf 42 2,129 3rd Nov 2016, 09:53
Joseph77
Ben Johnson
I`ve just seen that a sale has been agreed for the Ben Johnson at Goose Green . £225,000 ...
chocker 4 1,778 22nd Oct 2016, 16:41
fingers
Christmas markets coming to wigan .
THis will be good for the town
ann-spam 9 1,291 12th Oct 2016, 19:03
GOLDEN BEAR
congratulations!
well done Wigan warriors on a great win. bad for the nerves though wasn't it? soo pleased ...
kathpressey 1 821 9th Oct 2016, 09:03
kathpressey
Will it be as close tonight?
If both teams play to their best potential in attack and defence then I predict Wigan by 7
roylew 3 736 8th Oct 2016, 22:08
roylew