Worthington  Lancashire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Worthington like this:

WORTHINGTON, a township in Standish parish, Lancashire; 3½ miles N by W of Wigan. Acres, 657. Real property, £1,606. Pop., 133. Houses, 21.

Worthington through time

Worthington is now part of Wigan district. Click here for graphs and data of how Wigan has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Worthington itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Worthington, in Wigan and Lancashire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 17th August 2022

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