PILSWORTH, a township in Middleton parish, Lancashire; 2 miles S E of Bury r. station. Acres, 1, 478. Real property, £4,350; of which £400 are in mines. Pop., 343. Houses, 63. The property belongs to the Earl of Eglinton.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
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"PILSWORTH, a township in the parish of Middleton, hundred of Salford, county Lancaster, 2½ miles S.E. of Bury, and 5 W. of Rochdale."
In 1835 Pilsworth was a township in the parish of Middleton.
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