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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.

Hindley Cubs and Scouts. Date unknown.
Photo: RON HUNT

Photograph showing a troop of Cubs and Scouts from Hindley No doubt someone will be able to name some of the people on the photo.

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.

Signs of life

Signs of life
by Ben Cusick

(Nikon D7000)

(Wednesday, 19th December, 2012

Shoring up the railway

Shoring up the railway
by David Long

(Apple iPhone)

(Monday, 1st April, 2019

What you're talking about now

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Carrying on from the lengthy gardening thread (2): [url=http://wiganworld.co.uk/communicat...
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Molly M
Molly with you being a singer could you put the next vrse to this,----A little man walked ...
bentlegs 3 114 10th Jul 2020, 06:04
well well well
it seems i was right [url="https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/53357841]again like i said...
laughing gravy 1 17 10th Jul 2020, 04:32
Latics
Well done Wigan Athletic! On a fine run of form keep going nearly safe now
bluesfan 15 542 10th Jul 2020, 00:06
LIZZIE’S ANAGRAMS #40*************************
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New Road/Warington Road v Poolstock/Poolstock Lane
Following 0 years concerns about unscroopilous taxi drivers taking the long way round to ...
Tommy Two Stroke 2 107 9th Jul 2020, 22:33
football is corrupt
enough said...
laughing gravy 8 60 9th Jul 2020, 22:28
Well it's......
[url=https://youtu.be/P0qyrnGLnsw]Turned out nice again
chatty 7 126 9th Jul 2020, 22:01
black boxes
Billinge Biker what are the black boxes for about 20yds either side of the yellow average ...
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Death by dangerous driving.
A 13 year old lad was walking along Old Road in Ashton yesterday afternoon when he was str...
gaffer 22 684 9th Jul 2020, 20:10