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Winstanley, Wigan

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Winstanley, Wigan

Winstanley is an area of the Metropolitan Borough of Wigan, in Greater Manchester, England. The area serves primarily as a residential suburb, and has a total population of 15,849.
Post townWIGAN
Administrative CountyWigan
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD5503
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityGreater Manchester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGreater Manchester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGreater Manchester
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01942
Population15,849 (2001 Census)
 

Winstanley, Wigan in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Winstanley, township, Wigan par., SW. Lancashire, in local government dist. of Billinge, and 3 miles SW. of Wigan, 1859 ac., pop. 545; contains Winstanley Hall, seat.

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