Friday, 29 September 2000

21. Quarlton

Summary

The history of the township of Quarlton in the parish of Bolton-le-Moors

Details

Publication Number21
TitleQuarlton
AuthorJ J Francis
Year Published2000
Number of Pages76
ISBN Number9781904974987
Price & AvailabilitySee publications list

Cover Photo


Turton Local History Society #21 - Quarlton

Contents

THE EARLY DAYS
SIR THOMAS BARTON’S MANOR
WILLIAM WRIGHT’S QUARLTON
ENCLOSURE AND TURNPIKE
QUARLTON COLLIERY
QUARLTON VALE PRINTWORKS
THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

Illustrations

Quarlton Vale Print Works Chimney (Title page)
1850 OS Map (piv)
Sir Thomas Barton's Quarlton Estate Plan, 1620 (p6)
Quarlton Farms of 1620 (p7)
Top of Quarlton (p9)
Lower Fold (p10)
Quarlton Fold (p12)
Knotts & Pallet (p14)
Pelton Fold (p15)
Wickenlow & Maken Tower (p16)
William Wright's Quarlton Estate Plan, 1727 (p22)
Quarlton Farms of 1727 (p23)
Barons & Meadowcrofts (p24)
Longshaw Head & Red Head (p25)
Barons Farm and Barn (p27)
Edgworth Enclosure Awards to Quarlton (p29)
Turnpike roads through Quarlton (p31)
Quarlton map, 1850 (p33)
Mining at Quarlton (p37)
Mining area in 1737 (p39)
Site of pit head (p39)
Quarlton Colliery  1857 map (p43)
South-west Quarlton 1850 map (p45)
Saltpie cottage (p45)
Quarlton Vale Print Works. (p48, 51, 52)
Bury Road Cottages (p55)
Delph, Lodge End Cottages and Tunnel Garage (p57)
Walves Cottages (p59)
The Red Lion (p63)
Taylor Bros Coach, WWII Bombs (p72)
Quarlton's Twentieth Century buildings (p74)
Mr Frederick Whowell, Two Brooks Football Team (inner back cover)
Map of local townships (outer back cover)


Surnames Included

Ashworth, Barlow, Barnes, Baron, Barton, Beamont, Becker, Belasyse, Bilsborrow, Birkett, Boardman, Booth, Bostock, Bradshaw, Bramley, Brandwood, Bridge, Brierly, Briggs, Bromiley, Brooke, Brookes, Brooks, Brownlow, Bury, Butler, Butterworth, Clarke, Coates, Cooke, Cookes, Cooper, Cotes, Cotton, Cross, Curteis, Dearden, Dewhurst, Dickinson, Dobson, Eccles, Entwistle, Fairbrother, Fairclough, Farnworth, Figgins, Fletcher, Foster, Gee, Glaister, Greenhalgh, Hall, Halliday, Hamer, Hardcastle, Hargreaves, Harpur, Harris, Harrison, Haslam, Haworth, Higson, Hill, Hills, Holding, Holker, Holt, Horrocks, Horwich, Howarth, Hutchinson, Hutton, Isherwood, Jackson, Jennings, John, Jones, Kay, Kinder, Kingsley, Knowles, Leigh, Lexter, Livesey, Lomax, Longworth, Makin, Marsden, Mason, Mather, Meadowcroft, Millington, Mills, Molesworth, Montbegon, Norris, Nuttall, Ollerenshaw, Orrell, Pendelton, Pikrin, Pilkington, Pilling, Radcliffe, Ramsbottom, Ramwell, Robinson, Rosterne, Rostron, Royd, Rushton, Scholes, Scowcroft, Seddon, Shaw, Singleton, Smith, Smythe, Snape, Spencer, Starkie, Stephenson, Stone, Stones, Suthurst, Syddle, Taylor, Tetlow, Thornborrow, Top, Trafford, Turner, Urmston, Vickers, Wadacker, Wadiccor, Walker, Wallis, Wallis-Wright, Walsh, Warburton, Warden, Whalley, Whitehead, Whittley, Whowell, Williams, Wilson, Winder, Wood, Woodcock, Worsley, Wright

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