Wednesday 26 June 2024

Harwood Heritage Walk (Peter Firth)

Upcoming Walk - July 2024

7.30pm at Harwood Methodist Church
Thursday 25th July 2024

Guide: Peter Firth

A walk of just over an hour looking at various aspects of Harwood's history.  Starting and ending at Harwood Methodist church.

Walsh's Educational Institute, Harwood in 1980
Walsh's Educational Institute - date stone 1872
Photographed in 1980

Monday 24 June 2024

Old Turton Documents

The following article appeared in our newsletter number 105, contributed by Stephen Tonge.

I have recently put together a small booklet called ‘Transcripts of Old Documents Concerning Turton (1545 – 1630)’ which contains the text of eighteen documents from Lancashire Archives, and one from Chetham’s Library.