Summer 2018
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Contents of the Winter 2018 edition

The Last Known Survivor of Warth Mills
An amazing story from World War 2

Bury’s First Council Houses
Part 1 - Bolton Road
David French tells how it all started in 1907

Bury Union Workhouse Exhibition
Tim Reynolds reports on his visit to the exhibition at Bircle Church

World War 1 - The War to end all Wars?
Roy Turner looks back at our local involvement

The Pringle Collection
News of a remarkable collection of documents and photographs of Prestwich being made available to Chethams Library in Manchester

and more.....
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