reservoir, entering the woods and bearing to the right. KeepingAdlington Reservoir on your right, follow the path as it climbs up a slope at the edge of a farmer’s field, with trees between you and the water. You now reach the uppermost dam again on your right. The trees are now on your left. Keep going along the reservoir’s edge for another 100m.
Alexandra Park is a public park bounded by Victoria Street on the north-west and a railway line on the south. The site is surrounded by housing development. The park is roughly rectangular in plan and is divided by an axial path and a number of cross paths.
Headless Cross, Grimford Anderton I drive every day along Bolton Road A673 (Chorley Old Road), and have always been intrigued by the triangular layout of the roads at Grimeford / Headless Cross / Millstone. The A673 was turnpiked in 1765 and looks to sit over the pre-existing road network.
The Metropolitan Borough of Wigan is a metropolitan burgh o Greater Manchester, in North Wast Ingland.It is namit efter its lairgest component toun, Wigan an includes the touns an veelages o Leigh, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Ince-in-Makerfield, Hindley, Orrell, Standish, Atherton, Tyldesley, Golborne, Lowton, Higher End, Astley, Haigh an Aspull.
Carr Mill Road in Billinge is in the North West region of England. The postcode is within the Billinge and Seneley Green ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of St Helens North. This page combines information for the address Carr Mill Road, Billinge, Wigan, WN5 7TW, and the neighbourhood in which it resides.
This common was created on the spoil and waste from the Bold Colliery and Power Station. A diverse landscape with water features (including lagoons, streams, wetland areas and a fishery), focal points, artworks, seating areas and an amphitheatre all serve to make the whole site a beautiful and peaceful place to explore as well as an important habitat for wildlife.
This property is located at Fairhurst Hall, Chorley Road, Parbold, Wigan WN8 7AN and has an estimated current value of £2,407,000. Chorley Road has 75 houses and flats on it with an average current value of £425,058, compared to an average property value of £162,231 for WN8.
Welcome To Hic Bibi Local Nature Reserve Natural History Since clay extraction and brick making ended at Hic Bibi, the surrounding landscape has changed significantly. The adjoining railway line has developed into an important wildlife corridor, which has helped Hic Bibi develop into a vital oasis for flora and fauna.
Friends of Jubilee Park - Ashton in Makerfield & Bryn added a new photo — at Jubilee Park Ashton in Makerfield. · May 31 at 7:26am · Wigan, United Kingdom · Friends of Jubilee Park - Ashton in Makerfield & Bryn added a new photo — at Jubilee Park Ashton in Makerfield.
Lady Mabel was the daughter of the owner of adjacent Haigh Estate (now a country park) in 1300s. Believing her husband to be killed in action, she remarried but her former spouse returned. As a penance she had to walk barefoot from Haigh Hall to a cross in Wigan, over the land on which this wood now stands.
Lathom is a village and civil parish in Lancashire, England, about 3 miles northeast of Ormskirk. It is in the district of West Lancashire, and with the parish of Newburgh forms part of Newburgh ward. The population of the civil parish at the 2011 census was 914. The Leeds and Liverpool Canal passes through Lathom.
The normal level of the Lower Rivington Reservoir in average weather conditions is between -3.17m and 0.39m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year. The usual range of the Lower Rivington Reservoir in more extreme weather conditions is between -2.85m and 0.20m.
Commemorating George Orwell's visit to the then Wigan reference library to research for the famous "Road to Wigan Pier" book we now have a blue plaque permanently on display in the Museum of Wigan Life local studies area. Come and have a look, we also still have the original tables that Orwell would have sat while researching for the book.
Party, Play and Dine at Pipsqueaks and enjoy our homely, cafe style setting, with beautiful bespoke artwork on display and comfortable, spacious seating areas. Pipsqueaks is a place where our children will be safe and engaged so we can truly relax, catch up with friends, get on with some work using free Wi-Fi, or just play and have fun.
Sankey Viaduct and Sankey Brook in 2004 The Sankey Viaduct is a railway viaduct at Bradley Lane, Collins Green, Burtonwood parish, Warrington Borough, crossing the Sankey Canal and Sankey Brook into Earlestown , Newton le Willows , Metropolitan Borough of St Helens , Merseyside .
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Each walk in Wigan Borough's green space is recognised by Silver, Gold and Diamond accreditation. Three Sisters Recreation Area (Silver Route) Directions. Getting there by bus 600/602 from Ashton or Wigan get off at Bryn Cross (A49) and walk the short route down Bryn Road to Lockett Road then on to Three Sisters Road.
These include Hey Brook, Abram Flashes SSSI, Pennington Flash Country Park and Hope Carr Nature Reserve. Wigan Flashes habitats include large areas of open water, reedbed, fen, rough grassland, wet woodland and scrub. Over 200 species of bird, 15 species of dragonfly and 6 species of orchid have been recorded.
Winstanley Park has a hall with extensive parkland. The hall dates from 1590, with additions in 1818 and 1840. There were fountains in the park, close to the conservatory and to the western drive. A particular feature was the listed Neptune Fountain. The motorway now cuts across the western part of the park and the boundary belt has been lost.