The Weighver"s seaport a short history of Hollingworth Lake Littleborough from 1790 to the present time : an account of the development of the lake and how it became known as "The Weighvers" seaport together with a look at the surrounding district, including a brief record of notable characters and unusual and remarkable events which have occurred at the lake by A. W. Colligan

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Published by G. Kelsall in Littleborough .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Hollingworth Lake (England),
  • Hollingworth Lake region (England)

Subjects:

  • Hollingworth Lake (England),
  • Hollingworth Lake region (England) -- History.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 54.

Book details

Statementby A. W. Colligan, in association with George Kelsall.
ContributionsKelsall, George, joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA670.H72 C64
The Physical Object
Pagination56 p. :
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4297668M
ISBN 100950557706
LC Control Number78326017
OCLC/WorldCa4807863

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