Old Maps of Ashton-in-Makerfield

Historic Maps of Ashton-in-Makerfield and the local area.

More maps coming!

We are busy preparing more old maps of Ashton-in-Makerfield from other years.

I spent many happy days fishing in the park lake, permit purchased from the town hall for 6 pence per year, old money, then the council in their wisdom decided to fill the pond in with all the dustbin refuse, and it never had the same appeal afterwards. The photo shows what was always called the flower park, (...Read full memory)

Lived on Windsor Rd...  Ashton Heath...  68 to 81 when I first got married. Good times in the Eagle and Child .. Hingemakers .. Commercial .. pubs  etc. Are they still there? Bill Harrison, Canada.