WINSTANLEY, a township in Wigan parish, Lancashire; 3¼ miles SW by W of Wigan. Acres, 1,853. Real property, £6,913; of which £3,600 are in mines. Pop., 633. Houses, 123. The manor, with W. Hall, belongs to M. Bankes, Esq.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
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"WINSTANLEY, a township in the parish of Wigan, county Lancaster, 3 miles S.W. of Wigan."
In 1835 Winstanley was a township in the parish of Wigan.
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