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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.

1918 postcard
Photo: owd viewer

Can anyone shed light on this postcard? Was it sent during or after the 1st WW?

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.

Powell Restored

Powell Restored
by John Barton

(Panasonic Lumix G1, 14-45mm lens.)

(Monday, 25th March, 2013)

Memorial

Memorial
by Mick Byrne

(Panasonic DMC-TZ100)

(Thursday, 19th November, 2020)

What you're talking about now

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Billing Dialect
Wot dust reckn' Tom [url=https://youtu.be/TYjKLCW9Bqw]LINK ? Are those two Billinger's...
Tommy Two Stroke 10 218 25th Feb 2024, 16:52
Wigan V Penrith
A great day beckons at a sold out stadium with many folk still clamouring for tickets this...
wigvet 24 306 25th Feb 2024, 16:26
Finding gaps in the rain
Its still too wet for any form of gardening or cycling so today, I put my rain mac on and ...
tomplum 13 324 25th Feb 2024, 16:11
Should
we do the same? [url=https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-68378807]link
basil brush 3 105 25th Feb 2024, 15:59
Gents tailors
Does or can anyone recommend a Gents Tailors i would to have a suit made from scatch G.B.
GOLDEN BEAR 11 697 25th Feb 2024, 14:31
Ann Houghton
Does anybody know what happened to Ann Houghton. She must have died by now. She was marrie...
roberthoughton - 18 25th Feb 2024, 14:29
Chelsea jim another Trafford fan who never goes
he'll fit right in with them lot on here
eggbeater 1 133 25th Feb 2024, 14:27
Offensive? It depends!
Well, this morning I went to Lidl's in St.Helens, to see if they had any coal. As I app...
tonker 34 613 25th Feb 2024, 13:08
One Life
Just watched the film of the same name, I guarantee you will shed tears should you watch i...
eggbeater 9 181 25th Feb 2024, 10:58
Voting
Only one party to vote for if your bothered about this country Reform UK.
albion 6 216 25th Feb 2024, 09:31