Histories of Wigan and surrounding areas
Reference to Wigan & Wigan MP's from Paliamentary papers, etc
From 1660 - 1830
Parliamentary Papers concerning the undue election of Hon. James Lindsy, 2nd son of the 24th Earl of Crawford.
George Thomas Orlando Bridgeman, 2nd son of the Earl of Bradford,
Rector from 1864 until his death in 1896.
Find out about Roman Wigan and the archeology discoveries.
Comprehesive account of the Civil War in Lancashire (1642-1651)
Written by Ernest Broxap MA in 1910.
A 1914 book by John T. Hilton, evoking history and memories, walks in Wigan and surrounding countryside.
Report of the Commissioners into the public charities in Wigan
Collections of old Poems in dialect of Wigan.
Have a look at the book you may discover a poem written by yourself, perhaps your grandparents, parents or an old schoolmate.
Access to back copies of this very popular magazine. Back copies are available to view and download.
View the Apprisal reports for all of our Conservation Areas