This may be a red herring but there is a John Knowles in the members lists
of the North of England Institute in 1879 who gives his address as
Westwood, Pendlebury, Manchester


>I am trying to trace the location of Westwood Colliery, which was
>working in the 1880s.
>Sorry - I've been given nothing more to go on.
>Can anyone help please.
>Mike Gill
>Recorder - Northern Mine Research Society
>Mike Gill
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>Northern Mine Research Society

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