Place:


Over Hulton  Lancashire

 

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

HULTON (OVER), a township in Deane parish, Lancashire; near the Bolton and Leigh railway, 4 miles SSW of Bolton. Acres, 1, 300. Real property, £9, 145; of which £6, 775 are in mines. Pop., 447. Houses, 87. The property, with Hulton Hall, belongs to W. T. Hulton, Esq. The hall is a modern edifice, with portico and semicircular wing; and stands in an extensive and tastefully disposed park.

Over Hulton through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/22568

Date accessed: 28th May 2020


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