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Holy Well, Hollinshead Hall, Tockholes, Lancashire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference –  SD 6636 1994 Getting Here Take the A675 road to Bolton from Abbey Village, going up the track opposite Piccadily farmhouse until you reach the ruins in the woods.  The site can also be … Continue reading

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Haulgh, Bolton, Lancashire

Tumulus (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – SD 7242 0899 Archaeology & History This single-grave burial — described by Barnes (1982) as a kerbed or revetted cairn — close to the very centre of modern-day Bolton, was once an impressive prehistoric tomb.  … Continue reading

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Cheetham Close, Egerton, Lancashire

Stone Circle:  OS Grid Reference – SD 7164 1589 Also known as: Chapeltown Chetham Close Getting Here Various ways to get here, probably the easiest is by taking the A639 north from Bolton, up to Turton & Entwhistle Reservoir.  Park … Continue reading

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