Started by: christine marsden (715) 

Anyone know where woodhouses was in Wigan late 1700s early 1800 s

Started: 24th May 2021 at 16:24

Posted by: PeterP (8911)

Must have been somewhere along Woodhouse lane

Replied: 24th May 2021 at 19:35

Posted by: winnie (1379) 

Woodhouse Lane cont. of Frog Lane 1890

Replied: 24th May 2021 at 21:26

Posted by: bambam (2352)

Could have been near to the old woodhouse pub that's now been demolished.

Replied: 25th May 2021 at 00:15

Posted by: bambam (2352)

Just looked on map Christine and the pub was called woodhouses inn, just before Martland mill bridge on woodhouse lane, so possibly woodhouses was there.

Replied: 25th May 2021 at 00:37

Posted by: christine marsden (715) 

They were there in 1777 then moved to haigh as a farmer in1779. Just wondered if wood houses was near there .lived aspull too.

Replied: 25th May 2021 at 09:59
Last edited by christine marsden: 25th May 2021 at 10:00:16


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