In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Goose Green like this:
Goose Green, hamlet, in par. and 1½ mile SW. of Wigan, SW. Lancashire; P.O.
Additional information about this locality is available for Pemberton
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Goose Green, in Wigan and Lancashire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 29th March 2017
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