Rishton, Lancashire
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Old Photos near Rishton

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

Not Far From Home.

This photo shows the top and bottom yard of Oughtibridge Silica Firebrick Company. Both works were joined by railway line across Station Road and a “gynny track” which went under the road below the old Raybok Works. Many an ...Read full memory

A memory of Oughtibridge by von.clive


I was brought up at Onesacre and as a child I can remember going down to the old school house where Mr & Mrs Jones lived. They used to have boarding kennals and they kept a goat in the croft at the end of the lane. We used to ...Read full memory

A Little Further From My Home

On the horizon stood Jo Woods farm. This is the place where I learnt about farming life. He had two Shire horses which were used for work on the land and hauling goods, hens for eggs and the oven and turkeys for ...Read full memory

A memory of Oughtibridge by von.clive