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Family and estate papers

Lists of indexes for papers relating to Bolton families and estates.

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This list is ordered by family name.

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Adamson Family of Tonge Moor (ZZ/106)

Photographs 1906-1930

Ainsworth Family of Horwich (ZZ/298)

Photographs 19th-20th Centuries

Ainsworth Family of Moss Bank in Halliwell and Smithills (ZAH, ZZ/109, 200, 480, 564)

Accounts, including family, estate, business, charities; appointments and commissions; business records (bleaching and finishing industry); correspondence, diaries and journals of John Horrocks Ainsworth; pedigrees and genealogical papers; legal papers; probate records; plans, rentals, valuations 1588-1935

Andrews Estate, Little Lever (ZZ/61)

Plans of land and coal mines    1900-1901

Armstrong Family of Haulgh (ZZ/107)

Photograph album 20th Century

Ashworth, Henry of Turton (ZZ/626)

Cuttings book 1861-1867

Aspinall, Edward of Bolton, Alderman & J.P. (ZZ/393)

Booklets, programmes, speeches 1917-1973

Aspinall Family of Tonge Moor (ZZ/103)

Photographs 1918-1927

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Balshaw Family of Lostock (ZZ/295)

Photographs 19th – 20th Centuries

Bancoft, Thomas, Vicar of Bolton (ZZ/53)

Appointments, correspondence 1793-1807

Barlow, Thomas of Edgworth, Surgeon (ZZ/239)

Biographical notes, photograph 1845-1945

Barton Family of Smithills (ZZ/405, 424)   

Photocopies of wills and deed 1498-1611

Batty, Albert of Salford and Cheltenham (ZZ/18)

World War I diaries (East Lancashire Field Ambulance) photographs, scrapbook, memorabilia 1914-1970

Benson Family of Astley Bridge (ZZ/392)

Correspondence 1915-1918

Blundell Estate, Horwich (ZZ/570)

Plan 1820

Blundell, Thomas of Farnworth (ZZ/337)

Title deeds 1822-1876

Bolling, William of Bolton, M.P. (ZZ479)

Papers relating to dinner and testimonial 1834-1852

Bolton Family of Belmont (ZZ/173)

Photographs, including Pikes Lane and St Bartholomew’s Schools 1900-1930

Bolton Family of Bolton and Walkden (ZZ373)

Photographs and letters 1942-1962

Bolton Library Handbill Collection (ZZ/130, 360)

Handbills and associated material relating to elections, balloon ascents, churches, clubs, societies, education, literature, local government, local celebrations, politics, transport 19th–20th Centuries

Bradford Estates (ZBR)

Accounts, including Beaumont Estate in Skerton and Lune Fishery; bills and receipts of John Bridgeman, Bishop of Chester; coal mines in Farnworth and Great Lever; correspondence and papers relating to estate management, collieries, railways, roads; maps and plans of estates in Great Bolton, Great Lever, Haulgh, Darcy Lever, Farnworth; rentals and surveys, including Duke of Devonshire’s estate in Cumberland; register of John Bridgeman, Bishop of Chester, including transcript of Lever Cartulary and title deeds of estates in Anderton (Ladihalgh), Ashton–in-Makerfield (Cranbury), Farnworth, Great Bolton, Great Lever, Little Bolton, Skerton, Tonge-with-Haulgh, Cheshire, Flintshire, Shropshire 1200-1920

Bradshaw Family of Bradshaw (ZZ/414)

Photocopies of probate records 1587-1621

Bradshaw Hall, Bradshaw (ZZ/66)

Photograph album 1930

Bradshawgate Acres Estate, Great Bolton (ZZ/288)

Title deed 1717-1803

Bramwell Family of Bolton (ZZ/7, 339, 417)

Correspondence, including letters relating to Independent Methodism in Bolton and Liverpool, accounts, memoranda 1790-1862

Bramwell, Harry of Walmsley in Turton, Headmaster (ZZ/531)

Certificates, cutting 1893-1943

Brown, Arnold of Overhouse, Turton (ZZ/243)

Household accounts 1911-1915

Brown Family of Harwood (ZZ/388)

Bills and receipts 1880-1951

Browne Family of Great Bolton (ZZ/252)

Probate records 1800-1816

Bryan, Albert Haggas of Bolton (ZHB)

Antiquarian notes, documents and papers, including material relating to the Ainsworth Family of Smithills, Bolton elections, churches and chapels, Dean Mills, Barrowbridge 1822-1936

Bryce Family of Bolton (ZZ/132)

Photographs 1908-1914

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Camomile, Daniel, of Salt Lake City, U.S.A. (ZZ/362)

Copy Letters relating to emigration, settlement, Mormon Church 1875-1899

Carlile Family of Tonge-with-Haulgh (ZZ/663)

Memorandum relating to coat of arms, pedigree, family history 1864

Carter Family of Over Hulton (ZZ/136)

Photographs 1900-1971

Catherall, Arthur of Bolton, Children’s Author (ZCA)

Literary manuscripts, correspondence with publishers, copies of articles and publications 1927-1980

Chadwick and Smethurst Families of Lancashire and London (ZZ/74)

Correspondence, genealogical papers and certificates relating to estate of Sir Andrew Chadwick of London and Haslingden 1529-1853

Chamber Hall Estate, Bolton (ZZ/554)

Title deeds 1786-1787

Cheadle, Frank of Bolton, Alderman and J.P. (ZZ/336)

Cuttings, photographs 1929-1940

Claridge Family of Bolton and Stroud, Gloucestershire (ZZ/318)

Copies of correspondence, including letters of Private Thomas Claridge,9th Regiment of Foot, from France and West Indies 1815-1848

Coope, Harold of Bolton (ZZ/653)

Cuttings, photographs and correspondence relating to the World War II liberation of Turnhout, Belgium 1944-1995

Cooper, George Edward of Bolton (ZZ/455)

Travel diaries of visits to Italy and Egypt 1884-1891

Cooper, John Henry of Bolton, Mule Spinner (ZZ/460)

Certificates, photograph, letter 1911-1937

Cox, George of Bolton, Policeman (ZZ/108)

Police service record, description of Crimean War experiences, photograph 1905-1910

Crawshaw, Archie of Bolton, Printer (ZZ/560)

Correspondence, including letters relating to Scouting Movement 1906-1979

Critchley Family of Astley Bridge (ZZ/234)

Photographs 1896-1916

Crompton Family of Hall i’th’Wood and Bolton (ZCR)

Correspondence, business records and papers of Samuel Crompton, inventor of the mule, including mule survey of 1811; petitions to parliament; Whitehall Bleachworks and Vale Rock Factory, Darwen, Ewood Cotton Mill, Blackburn; papers of George Crompton, Samuel’s son; family pedigrees and genealogical papers; records relating to the Crompton Statue and New Jerusalem Swedenborgian Church, Bolton 1750-1934

Crompton, Thomas of Ormskirk (ZCT)

Notes, transcriptions, correspondence, cuttings, photographs and miscellanea relating to the Crompton families of Lancashire, Derbyshire and Yorkshire 1538-1935

Cross Family of Heaton (ZZ/384)

Household inventory 1887

Crowshaw Family of Bolton (ZZ/155)

Photographs, including Bolton Swimming Club, Lever Bridge and Derby Street Schools 1905-1936

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Darley Hall, Farnworth (ZZ/390)

Plans and sale particulars 1892

Davies, Enoch of Bolton and Australia (ZZ/287)

Letter book containing correspondence relating to life and conditions in Newcastle, New South Wales 1850-1854

Deakin Family of Egerton and Belmont (ZDEH)

Cuttings books, correspondence, legal papers; material relating to coal mines, fisheries, shooting on Belmont and Smithills Estates, Dimple Hall, Winter Hill rights of way disputes, Bolton Corporation Waterworks, Lancashire Shrievalty papers of Edward Deakin; business records of the Blackpool Gigantic Wheel Company Ltd 1882-1948

Dewhurst, Captain Roger of Halliwell (ZZ/387, 442)

Legal papers, correspondence, sketch book 1773-1816

Draycott, Tom of Bolton (ZZ/590)

Collection of World War II memorabilia 1942-1954

Duckworth, Fowler, Rothwell and Tatlock Families (ZZ/644)

Certificates 1866-1915

Duty Family of Halliwell (ZZ/528)

Bills, certificates, miscellanea 1872-1948

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Earp Family of Bolton (ZZ/172)

Photographic views of Bolton    1900-1960

Eckersley, Herbert of Bolton (ZZ/562)

World War I photograph album and notes 1914-1917

Edge Family of Breightmet (ZZ/379,415)

Leases 1728-1776

Edgerley, Herbert of Bolton (ZZ/551)

Certificates 1903-1956

Eglon, Harry of Kearsley (ZZ/194)

School attendance and labour certificates 1920-1921

Entwisle Family of Farnworth (ZZ/396)

Photographs, including Farnworth Fire Brigade 19th–20th Centuries

Entwistle Family of Bolton and Derby (ZZ/396)

Correspondence and papers 1835-1954

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Fairhurst Family of Turton (ZZ/151)

Photographs, including Edgworth and Turton Football Clubs 1900-1950

Fender Family of Bolton (ZZ/115)

World War I diary and photographs 1905-1937

Fleetwood Family of Smithills (ZZ/326)

Building work bills and receipts 1937-1977

Fletcher Family of Bolton, Breightmet and Little Lever (ZFL, ZZ/581)

Title Deeds of The Hollins (Haulgh), Leadbetter Fold, Stopes Colliery and other property in Little Lever, Hacken Hall in Darcy Lever, Alkrington Colliery, pedigrees and notes 1612-1920

Fletcher Family of Farnworth (ZZ/183)

Photographs, including Nuttall’s Mill 1910-1930

Folds, Reverend James of Bolton (ZZ/441)

Book of sermons and household accounts 1750-1788

Foley, Alice of Bolton, Trade Union Official and J.P. (ZFO)

Literary manuscripts, articles, essays and related papers, including women at work, trade union and labour history, Bolton Socialist Club, Clarion Cycling Club, Workers’ Educational Association, Fishpool Workhouse 1900-1973

Foster Family of Bolton, Barbers and Hairdressers (ZZ/271)

Photographs 1895-1940

Fray Family of Middle Hulton (ZZ/102)

Lesson book and postcards 1864-1929

Freeman, William of Bolton, Youth Organiser (ZZ/541)

Certificates, letters, photographs, memorabilia 1914-1966
French, Gilbert of Bolton, Biographer of Samuel Crompton (ZFR)
Literary Manuscripts relating to Samuel Crompton biography and statue 1750-1927

Fryer Family of Bolton (ZZ/177)

Horwich Mechanics’Institute certificates, identity cards 1925-1943

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Green Family of Rose Hill, Bolton (ZZ/383)

Family album and cuttings book 1900

Green Family of Westhoughton (AW)

Wills, probate inventories, title deeds    1693-1812

Green, James of Bolton (ZZ/323)

School attendance and labour certificates 1897-1904

Greenhalgh Family of Harwood (ZZ/52)

Title deeds 1617-1732

Greenhalgh, Harry of Bolton (ZZ/637)

Notes, photographs, cuttings and other material relating to Bolton Wanderers Football Club, Samuel Crompton, local and industrial History 1750-1978

Greenlees, Mr of Astley Bridge (ZZ/472)

Autobiographical description of experiences as a prisoner of war of the Japanese during World War II 1938-1944

Greenwood Family of Bolton (ZZ/157)

Photographs, including Bolton schools and churches 1900-1934

Greg Family of Eagley Mills and Styal (ZZ/599)

Notes and illuminated address 1877

Grundy Family of Bolton (ZZ/146)

Photographs 1932-1937

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Halliwell Family of Affetside (ZZ/145)

Photographs 1909-1928

Hamer, Lilian of Bolton, Christian Missionary (ZZ/527)

Letters and papers relating to missions in Thailand 1955-1965

Hampshire Family of Bolton (ZZ/119)

Photographs 1895-1930

Harding, Emily of Bolton (ZZ/259)

Funeral accounts 1945

Harrison Family of Bolton (ZZ/120)

Bills, including National Sea Training School, Sharpness, photographs 1913-1940

Harrop Family of Bolton (ZZ/191)

Photographs 1910-1936

Haslam Family of Bolton (ZHA & ZHE)

Business papers of Haslam & Company, cotton manufacturers of Bolton and Manchester; diaries of travel to France, Ireland, Central Europe, Italy, Norway and Russia; diary of Mary Haslam as a Poor Law Guardian; architectural drawings, estimates and accounts relating to White Bank Park and School, Rumworth; correspondence relating to Bolton Royal Infirmary Nurses’ Home and Turton and Entwistle Reservoir 1871-1937

Heaton Estate, Heaton (ZZ/41)

Farm accounts 1807-1825

Heaton Family of Ravenhurst, Heaton (ZZ/369)

Legal papers 1853

Heelis, William of Little Bolton (ZZ/25)

Lease 1769

Hepburn, Councillor N.G. of Turton (ZZ/546)

Correspondence and reports relating to local government in Turton 1960-1977

Hewitt Family of Halliwell (ZZ/334)

Photographs 20th Century

Hewitt, John of Harwood (ZZ/385)

Autobiography 1863-1946

Heyes Family of Bolton (ZZ/313)

Burial Records 1858-1892

Heywood Family of Bolton (ZHE)

Business correspondence and papers relating to John Heywood & Son of Bolton, cotton manufacturers, including letters from agents in Gibraltar, Jamaica, London and Manchester; private and family correspondence of Robert Heywood of Bolton, including local government, elections and politics, chartism, parliamentary reform, corn law repeal; diaries of Robert Heywood, including travel to Ireland, U.S.A., Canada, Egypt, Turkey, France, Malta, Russia, Italy; probate records; title deeds of the Pike Estate, Bolton; papers relating to Star Theatre and Music Hall, Bolton, Bolton Petty Sessions, Bank Street Unitarian Church and School, Bolton 1748-1868

Hindle Family of Bradshaw (ZZ/176)

Photographs 1909-1936

Hindle, Marion of Bolton, Nurse (ZZ/368)

Nursing records and correspondence 1900-1980

Holden, John of Bolton, Attorney’s Clerk (ZZ/530)

Microfilm copies of diaries of local and national events, including strikes, Luddite riots 1797-1846

Holmes, Thomas of Bolton, Travel Author (ZZ/484)

Correspondence relating to publication 1887-1888

Hopwood, Henry of Bolton and Echuca, Australia (ZZ/213)

Biographical notes and photograph relating to settlement and foundation of Echuca, Victoria, Australia 1869-1980

House Family of Bolton (ZZ/97)

Photographs and certificates 1882-1928

Howard Family of Turton (ZZ/164)

Photographs, including Turton Bottoms Smithy 1890-1950

Howarth Family of Bolton and Rochdale (ZZ/186)

Photographs 1905-1935

Howarth Family of Tonge Fold (ZZ/138)

Scholar’s progress card, photographs including Tonge Fold School 1900-1920

Howarth, Percy of Harwood (ZZ/609)

World War I military service papers 1918-1919

Howcroft, Frank of Great Lever (ZZ/611)

World War 1 and World War II (Air Raid Warden) diaries 1916-1945

Huggin Family of Bolton (ZZ/264)

Photographs 19th-20th Centuries

Hulton Family of Horwich (ZZ/143)

Photographs 1914-1915

Humphreys and Leece Families of Bolton and Australia (ZZ/3)

Genealogical papers and burial records 1870-1973

Hurst, Harold of Farnworth (ZZ/205)

Salesmanship certificates; Plodder Lane School programme 1918-1928

Hutton Family of Bolton and Rochdale (ZZ/351)

Letters of administration, bills, receipts 1902-1938

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Ingham Family of Bolton (ZZ/174, 277)

Photographs, including St John’s School, Farnworth 20th Century

Ingham, Walter of Bolton (ZZ/349)

Penmanship copy books 1878-1879

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Johnston, John of Bolton, M.D. (ZJO)

Diaries, notebooks, journals, literary manuscripts, cuttings and articles relating to the Bolton Whitman Fellowship; travel to Germany, Greece, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Turkey; Townleys Military Hospital, Farnworth and Queen Mary’s Military Hospital, Whalley during World War I; St John’s Ambulance Brigade; family matters at Bolton and Annan, Scotland 1870-1922

Jones, Thomas Richard of Bolton (ZZ/610)

World War I notebook 1914-1918

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Kay Family of Astley Bridge (ZZ/133)

Photographs, including Edgworth Children’s Home 1900-1950

Kay Family of Halliwell (ZZ/111)

Photographs 1915-1930

Kay Family of Horwich (ZZ/134)

Photographs, including Pretoria Pit Disaster 1910

Kay Family of Westhoughton and Argentina (ZZ/445)

Correspondence, cuttings and certificates, including letters of Walter Kay, emigrant to Mendoza, Argentina 1862-1923

Kelly Family of Farnworth (ZZ/167)

Photographs, including Whitsuntide Walks, Bradshaw Tram Terminus, Ellesmere Recreation Ground 1888-1934

Kelly Family of Horwich (ZZ/195)

Photographs, including Bee Hive and Victoria Mills 1945-1955
Kenyon, Robert of Bolton, Vegetable Merchant and Councillor (ZZ/659)
Photographs and handbills 1900-1925

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Lee Family of Bolton (ZZ/113)

Photographs, postcards, newspapers 1880-1925

Lee Gate Estate, Horwich (ZZ/451)

Plan c.1900

Leicester Family of Bolton and Liverpool (ZZ/435)

Quaker marriage certificate 1851

Lever, Alice of Bolton (ZZ/432)

Penmanship exercise book 1864

Lever Family of Bolton, Grocers (ZZ/536)

Title deed of shop in Bolton 1870

Leverhulme Estates, Anderton, Belmont, Horwich and Rivington (ZLE)

Correspondence, cuttings, plans, post card album and related material concerning estates of W. H. Lever (1st Viscount Leverhulme), including Bolton Fold, Bottom o’th’Moor, Higher Barn, Nevy Fold, Rockhaven and Wilderswood Farms, Lever Park, Liverpool Corporation Waterworks, Rivington Hall, Roynton Cottage and Rivington Bungalow, new roads; Bolton School property rental and ledger 1883-1933

Lord Family of Breightmet (ZZ/165)

Photographs 1900-1915

Lostock Estate, Lostock (ZZ/285)

Plans and sale particulars 1883

Loxham Family of Great Lever (SLB/27)

Diaries and appointment books of Reverend Thomas Loxham, first rector of St Michael’s Church, Great Lever, and of his brother, Richard Loxham 1844-1888 


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Mangnall, James of Bolton (ZZ/434)

Arithmetic exercise book 1844

Markland, T. W. of St Annes on Sea (ZZ/386)

Diaries 1894-1931

Marsh Family of Bolton and Halliwell (ZZ/436)

Genealogical notes and papers 16th-20th Centuries

Marsh, Thomas of Bolton (ZZ/218)

Legal papers, notebooks, cuttings, photographs 1940

Marshall Family of Egerton and Belmont (ZZ/185, 275)

Photographs, including Belmont Carnival, Darwen Show 1908-1946

Mason Family of Rumworth and Bolton (ZZ/23)

Correspondence 1806-1818

Mayoh Family of Halliwell (ZZ/461)

Correspondence, bills, receipts 1875-1949

Meade, Maria Hamilton Headmistress of Bolton High School for Girls (ZZ/284)

Academic certificates 1897-1925

Mellor Family of Bolton (ZZ/122)

Photographs, confirmation certificates 1914-1922

Mere Hill Estate, Little Bolton (ZZ/457)

Conveyance and plan    1868

Mills Family of Farnworth (ZZ/204)

Abstract of title 1846-1923

Mitchell, John of Little Bolton (ZZ/45)

Correspondence, pew conveyance, executor’s accounts 1820-1899

Mitton Family of Astley Bridge (ZZ/147)

Photographs, including Turton Football Club 1900-1935

Moorhouse, Geoffrey, Author and Journalist (ZMO)

Literary manuscripts, travel diaries of journey across Sahara 1970-1975

Murray Family of Little Hulton (ZZ/188)

Postcards, including Blackpool Illuminations, cigarette cards, H.M.S. Furious souvenir 1931-1945

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Nelson Family of Bolton and Waterlooville, Hampshire (ZZ/353)

Poems, Certificates, receipts    1873-1974

Nightingale Family of Bolton (ZZ/142)

Photographs 1910-1926

Noble Family of Bromley Cross (ZZ/662)

Memoir of life of Gladys Noble, photograph, certificate 1857-1970

Norris, Edith of Bolton, Genealogist and Stained Glass Designer (ZNO)

Genealogical and antiquarian notes and correspondence relating to Bolton families 20th Century

Norris, James of Bolton (ZZ/126)

Description of World War I experiences in France 1914-1918

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Ormrod Family of Halliwell and Myerscough (ZOR,ZZ/128)

Correspondence, plans, estate papers relating to Halliwell Hall and Estate, probate records 1871-1946

Orrell Family of Heaton (ZZ/325)

Title deeds 1779-1827

Owen Family of Bromley Cross (ZZ/148)

Photographs 1912-1928

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Parker Family of Breightmet (ZZ/11)

Plan, survey and valuation of estates in Breightmet, Harwood & Tonge-with-Haulgh 1764-1806

Peel, Robert of Bolton, Soldier (ZZ/572)

Letters relating to Waterloo campaign 1815

Pendlebury Family of Barrow Bridge, Bolton and Horwich (ZZ/557)

Cuttings book and American Civil War autobiography of James Pendlebury 1860-1940

Piggot, George of Bolton, Land Agent and Surveyor (ZZ/401)

Diaries 1849 and 1862

Pillings Farm, Harwood (ZZ/647)

Plans 1896

Platt Family of Westhoughton (ZZ/568)

Apprenticeship indenture and miscellanea 1837-1953

Prestwich, Alice of Farnworth (ZZ330)

Memorandum book 1839-1864

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Red Lion Estate, Blackrod (ZZ/399)

Title deed 1687

Ribble Motor Services Ltd (ZZ/651)

Title Deeds of property in Lum Street & Goodwin Street, Bolton 1822-1970

Ridgway, Joseph of Ridgmont in Horwich (ZZ/635)

Probate records 1841-1843

Roocroft, Harold of Bolton (ZZ/283)

School attendance and labour certificates 1920-1931

Round Family of Kearsley (ZZ/202)

Military Medal certificate c.1918

Royle, Lily of Farnworth (ZZ/291)

School attendance and labour certificates 1904-1905

Rushton, A. of Bolton, Local Historian (ZRU)

Antiquarian notes, transcripts of documents, copies of maps of Bolton, Smithills, Blackrod, Pendleton (Salford), Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway, Ainsworth Family estates, Earl of Bradford’s Estates 1595-1967

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Schofield, Alison of Turton, Local Historian (ZSC)

Antiquarian notes, transcripts of documents, monumental inscriptions, periodicals, articles, photographs, maps and plans relating to Turton, Edgworth, Entwistle and district 16th-20th Centuries

Scholfield Family of Whitworth (ZZ/260)

Title deeds and accounts 1715-1897

Scowcroft Family of Bolton (ZZ/581)

Genealogical notes 1621-1800

Shaw and Young Families of Farnworth and Bolton (ZZ/655)

Plan, certificates, photographs, including Walkden Methodist Football Club 1874-1935

Shaw’s Bookshop, Manchester (ZSH)

Documents purchased, including material relating to turnpike roads, railways, waterworks, farms, coal mines, in Bolton, Horwich, Turton, Westhoughton, Farnworth, Ringley, Little Lever and Whitefield 1808-1924

Shufflebotham, Joseph of Bolton, Socialist and Trade Unionist (ZZ/634)

Illuminated addresses 1892-1899

Sims and Kay Families (ZZ/257)

Correspondence, including army papers of Private George Kay of 96th Regiment of Foot; handbooks and papers relating to Moor Lane and Claremont Baptist Churches, Bolton 1819-1969

Smethurst Family of Westhoughton (ZZ/81)

Ration books, Bolton Wanderers Football Club season tickets 1946-1977

Snowmen, Hilda of Adlington and Bolton (ZZ/199)

Autobiography and photographs 1900-1975

Starkie Estates, Tonge-with-Haulgh (ZZ/84, 200)

Plan of estates in Tonge 1784
Rent and property tax accounts 1878-1884

Syed, Dr I. H. of Horwich, General Practitioner (ZZ/559)

Accounts 1932-1957

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Tatton Family of Bolton and Halliwell (ZZ/64)

Labour certificate, insurance policy, receipts    1895-1967

Taylor, Henry of Bolton, Musician (ZZ/595)

Correspondence, including letters of Charles Halle of the Halle Orchestra 1874-1883

Taylor, John, Bolton Borough Coroner (ZZ627)

Personal record book, including details of inquests held with alphabetical index of surnames 1839-1847

Tempest Estates in Heaton and Rumworth (ZZ/15, 320)

Plan of Rumworth Estate; leases of The Ferns, Heaton 1851-1874

Thistlethwaite Family of Bolton and Dent (Yorkshire) (ZZ/468)

Cuttings and genealogical notes 1661-1987

Tillotson Family of Bolton (ZZ/5, 125, 246)

Apprenticeship and probate records, illuminated addresses, household and game accounts, Winmarleigh House, Winmarleigh 1834-1899

Tipping Estates in Bolton, Manchester and Salford (ZZ/91)

Book of plans with particulars of leases, tenants and rents 1841-1893

Tong Family of Bolton (ZZ/79)

Marriage certificates 1722-1822

Tonge, Robert of Little Lever (ZZ/307)

School attendance and labour certificates 1922

Top o’th’Pike Estate, Great Bolton (ZZ/381)

Title deeds 1753-1802

Topp, Mary of Farnworth (ZZ/39)

Executorship records and valuation 1902

Towers, Samuel of Bolton and Harvington, Landscape Painter (ZZ/261)

Diaries and notebooks relating to theory of art and techniques 1897-1940

Trippier Family of Daubhill and Bolton (ZZ/317)

Correspondence, certificates, programmes of Daubhill Wesleyan Church 1892-1965

Turton Tower, Turton (ZZ/244)

Sale catalogue 1890

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Uglow Pike Estate, Edgworth (ZZ/59)

Plan and sale particulars 1894


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Vickers, Alderman Jim of Bolton (ZZ/641)

Articles and reminiscences of life in Bolton 1900-1967

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Wadeson Family of Horwich (ZZ/101)

Photographs, bill, pocket book 1881-1920

Walch, Robert of Turton, Local Historian (ZWL)

Antiquarian notes, transcripts, original documents, plans and photographs relating to the Turton area, including Ashworth family and New Eagley Mills 19th-20th Centuries

Walmersley Family of Sharples (ZZ/152)

Photographs, including Harwood Rose Queen, Adlington Show Northern Nomads Football Club 1920-1938

Walmsley, Robert of Westhoughton, Historian and Bookseller (ZWW)

Antiquarian notes, transcripts, indexes, original documents, correspondence and reports relating to Westhoughton local history, families and estates, Deane Parish Church, Peterloo 19th-20th Centuries

Walsh Family of Bolton and Wrightington (ZZ/236)

Leases and correspondence, including letters of Robert Beckett of Bolton, Maine U.S.A. and Canada 1736-1796

Warburton Family of Bolton, Bakers (ZZ/391)

Photograph album and film of mayoral year of Alderman Henry Warburton     1930-1931

Warden, John of Bolton, Chartist (ZZ/576)

Letter 1841

Warwick Family of Bolton (ZZ/303,327)

Confectioners’ recipes, financial notes, photographs, will of John Thomas Warwick 19th-20th Centuries

Wemyss, Colonel T. J. (ZZ/32)

Letter about Chartist activities in Bolton 1839

Whittaker Family of Chapeltown, Turton (ZZ/297)

Photographs 20th Century

Wild and Dawson Families of Daubhill and Bolton (ZZ/656)

Photographs 20th Century

Willett Family of Bolton (ZZ/87)

Ration Book, photographs 1900-1951

Williams Family of Little Hulton (ZZ/181)

Photographs, including Walkden Methodist Church 1902-1940

Wingfield Family of Harwood (ZZ/242)

Bolton Artillery Cenotaph photograph, Crompton Statue handbill 1862-1920

Winward, Ralph of Bolton, Tobacco Manufacturer (ZZ/337)

Title deeds of Old Hall Street and Oxford Street property, Bolton 1822-1921

Witter, Alice of Bolton (ZZ/280)

Labour certificates 1899-1911

Wood Family of Bradshaw (ZZ/100)

Funeral cards, certificates, letter from France 1860-1918

Wright Family of Bolton (ZZ/98)

Correspondence, photographs 1902-1915

Wright Estates in Horwich, Quarlton and Sharples (ZZ/48,55)

Plans 1727

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