British industrialist, philanthropist and Liberal Party politician who, with Ludwig Mond, created the chemical company Brunner Mond.
Ancient township of four villages, renamed from Shitlington to Sitlington in 1929.
Banner made in honour of the victims of the Peterloo Massacre.
Slack Roman Fort, a castellum (fort) in the Roman province of Britannia may have been the Cambodunum mentioned as a station on this route in the Antonine Itinerary.
Oil on canvas painting completed by John William Waterhouse in 1874
World’s first electronic stored-program computer.
Smithills Hall in Bolton, Greater Manchester, is one of the oldest manor houses in the northwest of England, dating in parts from the 15th century.
Form of tenure under English feudal property law.
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Registered charity founded in 1882 to conduct scientific investigations into psychic and paranormal phenomena.