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Ainsworth History Society

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Published in 2018:

 

BIRDS IN AINSWORTH

 

INDUSTRIAL AINSWORTH

 

WHIT WALKS

 

Published in 2017:

 

METHODISTS IN AINSWORTH

 

Published in 2016:

 

OAKS NOOK

 

DEARDEN FOLD FARM - history

 

AINSWORTH VERSES THE REST OF THE WORLD

 

AINSWORTH BRASS BAND (updated April 2016)

 

EDWARD GOVIER

 

KILN CLOUGH

 

FARMS (updated in April 2016)

 

 

Published in 2015:

 

BRADLEY FOLD AREA

 

500 YEAR CELEBRATIONS - presentation by History Society

 

 

ISOLATION HOSPITAL

 

AINSWORTH HALL HISTORY

 

WHITEHEAD LODGES

 

WORLD WAR 1 overview

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WORLD WAR 2 overview

 

 

 

 

 

 

Published in 2014:

 

LETTER BOX

 

INHABITANTS OF THE HALL 1700-1890

 

THE SCOUT GROUP

 

THE CHURCH OF CHRIST IN COCKEY MOOR

 

CONCEALED SHOES

 

PETER BARLOW

 

POEMS

 

BABY CLINIC

 

CHURCH STREET

 

WILLIAM AND SALLY GREENHALGH

 

HOW THINGS HAVE CHANGED

 

 

 

Published in 2013:

 

DEARDEN FOLD FARM metal detecting

 

UNITARIAN CHAPEL VISIT

 

1 CHURCH STREET

 

DAVENPORT FARM

 

REDHOUSE COLLIERY FLOODING

 

CHRIST CHURCH

 

COAL MINING

 

BRONZE AGE AINSWORTH

 

FOOTBALL CLUB

 

CHURCH TOWER VISIT

 

JOHN HIGSON

 

HOLCOMBE HUNT

 

ENID HOLLAND

 

ELECTRIC LIGHTING

 

HILDA LORD

 

 

 

Published in 2012:

 

A BRIEF HISTORY OF AINSWORTH

 

A SHORT WALK AROUND AINSWORTH

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

 

HOOK'S COTTAGE

 

PRISONER OF WAR CAMP

 

BI PLANE OVER STARLING

 

 

ARTICLES AND MEMORIES

ARCHIVE

A BRIEF HISTORY OF AINSWORTH

 

A SHORT WALK AROUND AINSWORTH

 

1 CHURCH STREET

 

AINSWORTH HALL (HISTORY)

 

THE INHABITANTS OF AINSWORTH HALL 1700-1890

 

AINSWORTH V THE WIDER WORLD

 

FOOTBALL CLUB

 

BABY CLINIC

 

PETER BARLOW

 

BI PLANE OVER STARLING

 

BIRDS IN AINSWORTH

 

BRADLEY FOLD ROAD AREA

 

BRASS BAND

 

BRONZE AGE AINSWORTH

 

CHURCH STREET

 

CHRIST CHURCH (HISTORY)

 

THE CHURCH OF CHRIST IN COCKEY

500 YEARS ON COCKEY MOOR (presentation)

 

500 YEARS ON COCKEY MOOR (exhibition)

 

THE CHURCH TOWER VISIT

 

COAL MINING

 

CONCEALED SHOES

 

ELECTRIC LIGHTING

 

FARMING

 

DAVENPORT FARM

 

DEARDEN FOLD FARM (history)

 

DEARDEN FOLD FARM (metal detecting)

 

EDWARD GOVIER

 

WILLIAM AND SALLY GREENHALGH

 

JOHN HIGSON

 

HOLCOLME HUNT

 

ENID HOLLAND

 

HOOKS COTTAGE

 

HOW THINGS HAVE CHANGED (by D,Earnshaw)

 

INDUSTRIAL AINSWORTH

 

THE ISOLATION HOSPITAL

 

KILN CLOUGH - memories of Margaret Street

 

LETTER BOX

 

HILDA LORD - memories of Ainsworth

 

HILDA LORD - memories of Christ Church

 

METHODIST CHURCH ORGAN

 

METHODISTS IN AINSWORTH

 

OAKS NOOK

 

POEMS

 

PRISONER OF WAR CAMP

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

 

REDHOUSE COLLIERY FLOODING

 

THE SCOUT GROUP

 

UNITARIAN CHAPEL VISIT

 

WHITEHEAD LODGES

 

REV WOOD (recollections of a clergyman)

 

REV WOOD (notes from his grandson)

 

WHIT WALKS

 

WORLD WAR 1 (overview)

 

WORLD WAR 1 (Christ Church)

 

WORLD WAR 1 (Methodist Chapel)

WORLD WAR 1 (Unitarian Chapel - Daniel Brooks)

WORLD WAR 1 (Unitarian Chapel - Edgar Wilkinson)

WORLD WAR 1 (Unitarian Chapel - Harold Hamer)

 

WORLD WAR 2 (overview)

 

WORLD WAR 2 (B. Barlow)

 

WORLD WAR 2 (B.Barlow's journey)

 

WORLD WAR 2 (D.Earnshaw)

 

WORLD WAR 2 (A.Jennings)

 

WORLD WAR 2 (H.Lord)

 

WORLD WAR 2 (R.Turner)