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Richard Graham

Sorcerer, necromancer and wizard. Executed on the last day of February 1592 as part of the North Berwick witch trials, he was an associate of Francis Stewart, fifth Earl of Bothwell.

Ride a cock horse to Banbury Cross

English nursery rhyme, the earliest known version of which appears in 1784.


Village in the Borough of Chorley, to the northwest of Bolton, on the fringe of the West Pennine Moors.

Rivington Castle

Folly in the form of a replica of Liverpool Castle, in Lever Park, Rivington.

Rivington Church

Active Anglican parish church and Grade II listed building in Rivington, Lancashire

Rivington Gardens

Rivington Gardens cover about 45 acres of the steep west-facing slopes of Rivington Moor at the edge of the West Pennine Moors in Lancashire.

Rivington Hall

Grade II* listed former manor house in Rivington, Lancashire, England, the successor to a 15th-century building that was built near to the present building.

Rivington Pike

Hill summit on Winter Hill, part of the West Pennine Moors, overlooking the village of Rivington in Lancashire, England.

Rivington Reservoirs

The Rivington Reservoir Chain, or Rivington Pike Scheme, was built for Liverpool Corporation Waterworks between 1850 and 1857 by Thomas Hawksley.

Rivington Unitarian Chapel

An active place of Unitarian worship in Rivington, Lancashire whose congregation dates from 1662 but the stone not built until 1703.