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Ince in Makerfield, Wigan

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Ince in Makerfield, Wigan

Administrative CountyWigan
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD5804
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityGreater Manchester

Other names by which Ince in Makerfield, Wigan has been known in the past


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

Ince-in-Makerfield, township and ry. sta. (Ince), Wigan par., SW. Lancashire, 1&HG. mile SW. of Wigan, 2320 ac., pop. 16,007; P.O., T.O., called Ince; has extensive coal mines, also ironworks and forges, cotton mills, and railway waggon works; contains the seat of Ince Hall.

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