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Offline Rebecca Totten

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Jones Sqaure? Leigh, Lancaster
« on: Thursday 06 June 19 14:53 BST (UK) »
Im trying to find where Jones Sqaure is located in Leigh, Lancaster. I have searched it but getting nothing and dont think it is around anymore. I have tried looking at old maps but still cant seem to find it.

can anyone help me?
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Re: Jones Sqaure? Leigh, Lancaster
« Reply #1 on: Thursday 06 June 19 15:08 BST (UK) »
Hi Rebecca...this might be of help:

www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/LAN/Leigh/

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Re: Jones Sqaure? Leigh, Lancaster
« Reply #2 on: Thursday 06 June 19 15:12 BST (UK) »
Hi

Another description, it is mentioned in the first section, at end of 13th line.

https://leigh.life/index.php?page=wiki&id=leighlife:lhleigh

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Re: Jones Sqaure? Leigh, Lancaster
« Reply #3 on: Thursday 06 June 19 16:09 BST (UK) »
According to the 1881 Census Jone's Square was 30, 31, 32, and 33 Bedford Square,  part of Bedford Square
https://maps.nls.uk/geo/explore/side-by-side/#zoom=18&lat=53.4952&lon=-2.5066&layers=168&right=BingHyb

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Re: Jones Sqaure? Leigh, Lancaster
« Reply #4 on: Thursday 06 June 19 16:43 BST (UK) »
Ok thank you for the help  :)
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Re: Jones Sqaure? Leigh, Lancaster
« Reply #5 on: Thursday 06 June 19 16:56 BST (UK) »
Im trying to find where Jones Sqaure is located in Leigh, Lancaster.
You mean Leigh in Lancashire not Lancaster. i.e. the county of Lancashire not the city of Lancaster.