Westhoughton, Greater Manchester
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Westhoughton and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

James Brierley B1779

I wasn't born here, but my great-great-great-grandfather was. He was christened in St Bartholomew's Church (C of E) in approximately 1779. He came to Sydney in 1813 as a convict. Any help would be appreciated. I live at Mt Annan, Australia, 60klms from Sydney. I haven't travelled very far ah!!

Good Memories Of Westhoughton

We moved to Westhoughton in 1956 when my father took up a position at Metal Box. I went to the Senior Girls School. Valerie Evans, Joyce Hartley and Kathleen ...Read full memory

Born In Westhoughton

I was born in Westhoughton, I lived in 53 Townsfield Road when I was born, then moved to 8 Allenby Grove until I left at the age of 23 and came to Australia. In primary school ...Read full memory

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