Website Map

Website Information

What's New?

Why not try the "Interactive Map" of Rishton, move your mouse over the map and click on the hotspots to open the page.

Search This Website

SEARCH

Today in Rishton..

Current Weather

Currently Unavailable

Latest News Headlines

Currently Unavailable

For more news on Rishton use this link

Website Visitors

(See the web stats page in the utilities section of the site for previous visitors)

Since February 2009 -

free counters

Every link within the website displayed here.

Skip Navigation Links.

Collapse HomeHome
Collapse BuildingsBuildings
Auberge Restaurant
Beechwood
Blackburn Court
The Centre
Cinemas
Close Nook Cottages
Coits
Council Offices
Canal Cafe
East and west House
Garages and Allotments
Petrol Garages
Health Centre
Kings Hall
Labour Exchange
Library
Masonic Hall
Collapse War MemorialWar Memorial
Poppies
Rememberance Day
Collapse WW1 Honours ListWW1 Honours List
Hardy Falconer Parsons
Vincent Carter
WW2 Honours List
Pill Boxes
Prime Time
Scrap Yard
Skating Rink
Toilets
West End Garage
The Workhouse
House Types
Listed Buildings
Collapse Churches MenuChurches Menu
Baptist Church
Buddhism
Collapse CemeteriesCemeteries
Collapse Dill Hall CemeteryDill Hall Cemetery
Rishtoners in Dill Hall
Plot CE B
Plot CE C
Plot CE D
Plot CE E
Plot CE F
Plot CE J
Plot CE K
Plot NC D
Plot NC G
Plot NC H
Plot NC L
Plot NC M
Plot RC A
Plot RC J
Plot RC L
Memorial Wall
Collebrium
Collapse Great Harwood CemeteryGreat Harwood Cemetery
Rishtoners in Cemetery
New Plot A
New Plot B
New Plot C
New Plot D
New Plot E
New Plot F
New Plot G
New Plot H
New Plot I
New Plot J
New Plot M
New Plot N
Old Plot A
Old Plot B
Old Plot C
Old Plot D
Old Plot E
Old Plot F
Old Plot G
Old Plot H
Old Plot I
Old Plot J
Old Plot K
Old Plot L
Old Plot M
Old Plot N
Old Plot O
Old Plot X
Unmarked Graves
Hope Street Cemetery
Rishton Cemetery
Christian Fellowship
Collapse Parish ChurchParish Church
1939 Church Magazine
1963 Mothers Union
Panoramas from Church Tower
East Panorama
North Panorama
South Panorama
West Panorama
Christenings at the COE
Marriages
1914 Church Concert
Congregational Church
Gospel Church
Collapse Methodist ChurchMethodist Church
Opening Booklet
Rechabites
Saint Charles Church
Saint Andrews Mission
United Methodists Church
Collapse Saint BartholomewsSaint Bartholomews
Graveyard
All Burials
Rishton Burials
Plot 01 Burials
Plot 02 Burials
Plot 03 Burials
Plot 04 Burials
Plot 05 Burials
Plot 06 Burials
Plot 07 Burials
Plot 08a Burials
Plot 08b Burials
Plot 09a Burials
Plot 09b Burials
Plot 09c Burials
Plot 10 Burials
Christenings
Weddings
The Hermitage
Collapse Religious PeopleReligious People
Fr John Aukes
Fr Rennie Simpson
William Crook
William Gornall
Collapse FarmingFarming
Dry Stone Walls
Hedging
Milkmen
Aincross Farm
Blacklaw Farm
Clarke Farm
Close Nook Farm
Cowhill
Cutt Farm
Dunscar Farm
Eachill Farm
Edyholes
Far Holmes Farm
Height House Farm
Hicks Farm
Higher Sidebeet Farm
Higher Whitebirk Farm
Higher Whitebirk Moss
Holt Farm
Lords House Farm
Lower Hen Moss Farm
Lower Cunliffe Farm
Lower Sidebeet Farm
Lower Whitebirk Farm
Manor House Farm
Master Barn Farm
Middle Mickle Hey
Moorside Farm
New Barn Farm
Norden Farm
North Mickle Hey
Parkers Farm
Redcap Farm
Rose Cottage
Shear Brook Farm
Sidebeet Farm
Tan House Farm
Thornhill Farm
Tottleworth Lee
Upper Mickle Hey
Whitebirk Moss Farm
Whitebirk South Farm
Willis Farm
Windy Bank
Collapse SchoolsSchools
Bottom End School
Hyndburn Academy
Mary Street Methodists
Collapse Methodist SchoolMethodist School
1928 Class
Collapse Norden SchoolNorden School
1948 Football Team
Class of 1990
Class of 2004
Saint Charles school.
Collapse St Peter and PaulsSt Peter and Pauls
Class of 1900
Class of 1935
Class of 1951
Class of 1952
Snow White
Collapse St Peter and Pauls 			Junior SchoolSt Peter and Pauls Junior School
Class of 1926
Class of 1934 Captains and Prefects.
Class of 1948
Class of 1955
Class of 1960
Class of 1967
Class of 1972
1972 Football Team
1974 Football Team
1961 Christmas Party
School Photo
School St Methodists
Workers Education Association
Collapse ShopsShops
Bakehouses
Collapse BanksBanks
Midland HSBC
Manchester Bank
Trustee Savings Bank
Butchers
Chemists
Fish Friers
Cloggers
Co-op 2012
Creamery
Drapers
Edgar Haworths
Fancy Goods
Fruiterers
General Stores
Hardware Shops
Off Licenses
Pawn Brokers
Pet Shops
Rays Discount Store
Romers TV
Event Calendar
Collapse CensusesCensuses
1841 Census
1851 Census
1861 Census
1871 Census
1881 Census
1881 Statistics
1881 Workhouse
1891 Census
1901 Census
1911 Census
Immigration Census
1825 Gazeteer
Collapse CommunityCommunity
Accomodation
Charities
Contacts
Local Events
Collapse Community GroupsCommunity Groups
Allotment Association
Army Cadets
Blind Society
Collapse BrowniesBrownies
2nd Rishton Brownies
5th Rishton Brownies
Boys Brigage
Childrens Safety Committee
Collapse Cub ScoutsCub Scouts
1st Rishton Cubs
2nd Rishton Cubs
3rd Rishton Cubs
4th Rishton Cubs
Boy Scouts
Girl Guides
Collapse Rainbow GuidesRainbow Guides
2nd Rainbow Guides
5th Rainbow Guides
Collapse British LegionBritish Legion
Flag Blessing
Martial Arts
Collapse Resident GroupsResident Groups
Friends of Rishton Youth
Gardeners Residents Association
Rishton Action Group
Rishton West Residents Association
Collapse Rishton ProspectsRishton Prospects
1996 Minutes
1997 Minutes
1998 Minutes
1999 Minutes
2000 Minutes
2001 Minutes
2002 Minutes
2003 Minutes
2004 Minutes
2005 Minutes
2006 Minutes
2007 Minutes
2008 Minutes
2009 Minutes
2010 Minutes
2011 Minutes
2012 Minutes
2013 Minutes
2014 Minutes
2015 Minutes
2016 Minutes
2017 Minutes
2018 Minutes
2019 Minutes
2020 Minutes
2021 Minutes
Sorotomists
St Charles Youth Club
Stepping Out
Employment
Local News
For Sale
Collapse ConversionsConversions
Area
Capacity
Lengths
Measures
Collapse CurrencyCurrency
Decimal Coins
Early Notes
Notes
Portrait Notes
PreDecimal Coins
Speed
Temperatures
Volumes
Weights
Collapse CouncilCouncil
1925 Health Report
1935 Health Report
1936 Health Report
1938 Health Report
1942 Health Report
1943 Health Report
1944 Health Report
1945 Health Report
1946 Health Report
1947 Health Report
1925 Sanitation Report
1935 Sanitation Report
1936 Sanitation Report
1945 Sanitation Report
1946 Sanitation Report
1947 Sanitation Report
2001 Area Council
2002 Area Council
2003 Area Council
2004 Area Council
2005 Area Council
2006 Area Council
2007 Area Council
2008 Area Council
2009 Area Council
2010 Area Council
2011 Area Council
2012 Area Council
2013 Area Council
2014 Area Council
1884 Pavements
1884 Lodgings
1884 Nuisances
1884 Police Law
1884 Slaughter Houses
1884 Streets
1927 Drainage
1927 Bins
1927 Lodgings
1927 Offensive Trades
1927 Tents and Sheds
1928 Nuisances
1925 26 Minutes
1935 36 Minutes
1936 37 Minutes
1937 38 Minutes
1938 39 Minutes
1939 40 Minutes
1940 41 Minutes
1941 42 Minutes
1942 43 Minutes
1943 44 Minutes
1944 45 Minutes
1945 46 Minutes
1946 47 Minutes
1947 48 Minutes
1951 52 Minutes
1952 53 Minutes
1953 54 Minutes
1884 Demolition
1884 Human Hab.
Collapse MPs for RishtonMPs for Rishton
1830 - John Wilson-Patten, MP
1831 - Benjamin Heywood, MP
1832 - Edward Geoffrey Smith-Stanley, M. P.
1844 - John Talbot Clifton MP
1847 - James Heywood MP
1857 - Spencer Cavendish MP
1868 - James Holt MP
1880 - F W Grafton MP
1922 - Charles Buxton MP
1923 - John Hugh Edwards MP
1929 - Tom Snowden MP
1931 - Henry Proctor MP
1945 - W Travis MP
1950 - Henry Hynd MP
1966 - Arthur Davidson MP
1983 - Ken Hargreaves MP
1992 - Greg Pope MP
2010 - Graham Jones MP
2019 - Sara Britcliffe MP
Mayors
Population
Rates
Rubbish Tip
Collapse DirectoriesDirectories
1854 Mannex
1868 Mannex
1878 Introduction
1878 Businesses
1881 Introduction
1881 Businesses
1885 Introduction
1885 Businesses
1888 Introduction
1888 Businesses
1891 Introduction
1891 Businesses
1894 Introduction
1894 Businesses
1897 Introduction
1897 Businesses
1903 Introduction
1903 Businesses
1906 Introduction
1906 Businesses
1909 Introduction
1909 Businesses
1912 Introduction
1912 Businesses
1915 Businesses
1925 Businesses
1931 Businesses
1935 Introduction
1935 Barretts
1947 Introduction
1947 Barretts
1951 Barretts
Collapse HistoryHistory
Rishton History.
Bull Baiting
The Civil War
Coat of Arms
Cucking Stool
Dress Sense
Empire Day
Feudal Law
The Romans
The Saxons
The Normans
Medieval
King George V Medal
Dunkenhalgh
White Lady
Dunkenhalgh Chapel
Ponthalgh
Holt Manor
20th C Rishton
Rishton Names
Old Names
The Red Rose
Collapse The Roses WarThe Roses War
Roses Battles
Henry VI
Salvation Army
The Settlement
St Johns Ambulance
Stydd Knights
Toc H
Collapse World War 1World War 1
Collapse Accrington PalsAccrington Pals
Bob Metcalfe
Collapse World War 2World War 2
Anderson Shelter
Dig For Victory
Evacuees
Gas Chambers
War Restaurants
Warship Week
Admiralty Report
Wings Over Britain
Collapse IndustryIndustry
Collapse Brickworks and QuarriesBrickworks and Quarries
Close Brow Quarry
Cowhill Quarry
East Tramroad
West Tramroad
Holt Brickworks
Lower Cunliffe Quarry
New Rishton Quarry
Norden Brickworks
Queen Brickworks
Tan House Quarry
Collapse Coal MinesCoal Mines
Mining Accidents
Close Brow Drift
Dunkenhalgh Park
Meadowhead Pit
New Barn Pit
Norden Drift
Norden Staithe
Rishton Colliery
Co Operative Society
Donshu Footwear
English Electric
Holt Corn Mill
Palatine Foods
Paper Mill
Patents Pending
Plants Motor Bodies
Collapse Power StationPower Station
Opening Booklet
Collapse Other IndustryOther Industry
Autotune Ltd
Fountain Free Brewery
East Lancs Boxes
East Lancs Gateway
Firelight Works
Greenbank
Ice Cream
James Street Garage
Morden Works
Parsons Printers
Piggery
Drinks Factory
Sand Quarry
Sausage Factory
Slaughter Houses
Iron Works
Trident Park
Collapse Weaving MillsWeaving Mills
Trade Unionism
The 1862 Distress
Shuttle Kissing
Overlookers Club
STRIKE!
Collapse Albert MillAlbert Mill
Albert Mill Demolition
Bridgefield Mill
Britannia Mill
Brookhouse Mill
Daily Hill Mill
Imperial Mill
Minster Mill
Rishton Mill
Spring Mill
Tottleworth Weaving
Victoria Mill
Wellington Mill
Wheatfield Mill
York Mill
After Weaving
Other Mills
Collapse Geology MenuGeology Menu
Our Climate
Geology
Land Drainage
Trig Points
Collapse Leisure SectionLeisure Section
Skate Park
Tourism
Wickets Hotel
Collapse ParksParks
Turrents Garden
Cutt Wood
Golden Acre
Harwood Road
Holt Street
Maple Crescent
Nature Reserves
Norden Fields
Walmsley Street
Piggy Park
Collapse Public HousesPublic Houses
Catholic Club
Collapse Conservative 					ClubConservative Club
Conservative War Memorial
Collapse Free GardenersFree Gardeners
Gardeners Battle Song
Members Book
Harmonic Club
Legion Club
Liberal Club
Lidgett Hotel
New Inns
Old Mother Redcap
Red Lion
Rishton Arms
Roebuck
Walmsley Arms
Workmens
Collapse PublicationsPublications
Acorn News
Advertiser
Rishton Echo
Herald
Hyndburn Citizen
The Rishtonian
Sports Pink
Collapse SportsSports
All Star Boys FC
Crown Bowling
Kid Nutter
Chess
Clay Shoot
Collapse Cricket ClubCricket Club
Collapse ProfessionalsProfessionals
R Barrett
E Whipp
T Pointon
J Usher
R Lowe
S.F. Barnes
D Whittaker
H Riley
Jack Finney
W Fletcher
H Turner
Frederick (Freddy) Bull
Thomas (Tom) Shutt
John (Jack) Newstead
Edward Mignon
A E Vogler
John (Jack) Curtis
Emmett Roberts
Don Jenner
Ralph Whitehead
Bill Merritt
Bill Hunt
Ben Tobin
Bob Rae
Frank Warne
Jim Hatchman
Fred Freer
R. Hunt
Shrirang Sohono
Narayan Nivsarkar
Subhash Gupte
Alf Valentine
Johnny Wardle
John Rutherford
John Drennan
Murray Vernon
M. L. Jaisimha
Ken Higgs
Keith Barker
Aftab Baloch
Duncan Fletcher
Paul Melville
Anwar Khan
Brendan McArdle
Michael Holding
Kamal Singh
Peter Rawson
Michael van Vuuren
Winston Davis
Vivian Richards
Mohammed Azharuddin
Wayne Daniel
Peter Sleep
Steve Elworthy
Greg Blewett
Phil Simmons
Allan Donald
Meyrick Pringle
Corrie Jordaan
Paul Wiseman
Jason Gillespie
Clinton Perren
Paul Adams
Rob Nicol
James Franklin
Kumar Dharmasena
Vernon Philander
Saeed Anwar Junior
Aaron Heal
Andrea Agathagelou
Cameron Delport
Daniel Salpietro
Matt Hulett
Kelly Smuts
Shaun von Berg
Mansoor Amjad
Season Cancelled
Sachithra Perera
Dog Fighting
East Lancs Sailing Club
Golf Club
Lee Valley Golf
Ornithology
Pool
Rishton Football Club
Rishton United Juniors
Tennis
Premier League Trophy
Collapse Sports PersonalitiesSports Personalities
Anna Newell
Thomas Lancaster
Martin Dobson
John Bray
Joe Duckworth
Jackie Chew
Arthur Dawson
Collapse FootpathsFootpaths
Collapse BenchesBenches
Benches
Lords House Farm Concessionary Path
Eachill Path
Footpath 1
Footpath 2
Footpath 3
Footpath 4
Footpath 5
Footpath 6
Footpath 7
Footpath 8
Footpath 9
Footpath 10
Footpath 11
Footpath 12
Footpath 13
Footpath 14
Footpath 15
Footpath 16
Footpath 17
Footpath 18
Footpath 19
Footpath 20
Footpath 21
Footpath 22
Footpath 23
Footpath 24
Footpath 25
Footpath 26
Footpath 27
Footpath 28
Footpath 29
Footpath 30
Footpath 31
Footpath 32
Footpath 33
Footpath 34
Goosebutts
New Pad
Walmsley Path
Collapse Ladybird TrailLadybird Trail
Ladybird Leaflet
Mills Walk
Pub Walk
Rishton Bottoms
Three Town Ramble
Harwood Return
Collapse Water WaysWater Ways
Collapse Hyndburn BrookHyndburn Brook
Fish Ladder
Knotts Brook
Knuzden Brook
Lidgett Brook
Norden Brook
Shaw Brook
Spaw Brook
White Ash Brook
Willensden Brook
Paper Mill Lodge
New Rishton Reservoir
Parsonage Reservoir
Collapse Cutt Wood ReservoirCutt Wood Reservoir
Birds on the reservoir
Interactive Map
Collapse Map IndexMap Index
1610 Map
1786 Map
1795 Map
1818 Map
1829 Map
1844 Map
1848 Map
1891 Map
1896 Map
1903 Map
1909 Map
1911 Map
1924 Map
1935 Map
1959 Map
1970 Map
1972 Map
2007 Map
Boundary Map
Landscape Map
Location Map
Satellite Map
Collapse Miscellaneous ItemsMiscellaneous Items
Christmas
The Cooper Clock
Festival of Britain
CCTV
Collapse Fun StuffFun Stuff
The Beach
Tottleworth Docks
Road Signs 1
Road Signs 2
Border Patrol
Teachings
Multiple Choices
Collapse OccupationsOccupations
Occupations A
Occupations B
Occupations C
Occupations D
Occupations E
Occupations F
Occupations G
Occupations H
Occupations I
Occupations J
Occupations K
Occupations L
Occupations M
Occupations N
Occupations O
Occupations P
Occupations Q
Occupations R
Occupations S
Occupations T
Occupations U
Occupations V
Occupations W
Occupations X
Occupations Y
Occupations Z
Chimney Sweep
Cloggers
Doctors
Rag N Bone Chap
Collapse People PagesPeople Pages
Rishton Geneology Links
Collapse Family TreesFamily Trees
Cocking Family
Dyce Family
Greaves Family
The Haworths
The Hindles (1)
The Hindles (2)
The Johnstons
Kay Family
The Millers
Mitchell Family
Noble Family (1)
Noble Family (2)
Petre Family
The Ridings
Collapse The de RishtonsThe de Rishtons
Edward Rishton
Ralph Rishton
The Robinsons
Walmsley Family
Whalley Family
The Wilkinsons
Wingrove Family
Famous People
Geneology FAQs
Collapse FemalesFemales
Christine Walkden
Claire Hamilton
Eartha Kitt
Ivy Heys
Jeni Wainwright
Kiera Haworth
Stacey Holdsworth
Last Will of Jeffray Taylor
Collapse Male RishtonersMale Rishtoners
Collapse Web Site CreatorWeb Site Creator
Meaning of Paul
Robert Walsh
Chung Ling See
Derek Barden
Edward Holditch
Eric Easton
Collapse Ernest MarsdenErnest Marsden
Marsdens Press
George Clarke
George Growden
George Thomlinson
George Lucas
Gerry Newton
Mahatma Ghandi
Douglas Hacking
Harry Allen
H H Cormack
Jim Hargreaves
John Peters
John William Banks
Collapse John HarperJohn Harper
John Harpers Plans
Joseph Baron
Joseph Hodgson
Peter Andre
Thomas Brierley
Thomas Counsell
Vinny Hammerton
Walter Barnes
William Coleman
William Whittaker
Collapse Photo GalleriesPhoto Galleries
Ron Greniers
Mill Gallery
Processions
Pubs and Clubs
The Railway
Scenic Gallery
Tottleworth
Vivian Downing
Unlisted Residents
Accrington Road
Back Parker Street
Back Wheatfield Street
Barn Meadow Crescent
Burton Street
Butler Street
Cecil Street
Collapse Chapel StreetChapel Street
Flats Demolision
Chapel Gardens
Derby Street
Fielding Street
Flatts
Hanson Street
Hermitage Street
Holt Street
James Street
Occupation Road
Oswald Street
Parker Street
Park Road
Talbot Street
Tottleworth Road
Wharf Street
Wheatfield Street
Accommodation Road
Albert Street
Ashworth Street
Back Eachill Street
Back George Street
Back Lane
Clarke Street
Company Street
Eachill Gardens
Eachill Road
Edward Street
Fletcher Road
George Street
Haworth Street
Henry Street
Hicks Terrace
Highfield Road
Knowles Street
Maple Street
Mary Street
Meadowhead
Noble Street
Pickup Road
Princes Street
Shawbrook Close
Station Road
Station Close
Saint Charles Road
Victoria Street
Walmsley Street
Collapse High StreetHigh Street
Norden Court
Lee Lane
Thomlinson Place
Meadowhead Gardens
Alan Critchlow Way
Arundel Street
Bridge Street
Bridgefield Close
Brook Street
Church Street
Cliffe Street
Clifton Street
Commercial Street
Daniell Street
Danvers Street
Hartington Street
Harwood Road
Howard Street
Livesey Street
Lord Street
Norfolk Street
Peters Street
Sands Road
Sands Close
School Street
Shuttleworth Street
Spring Gardens
Spring Street
Stourton Street
Saint Pauls Road
Well Street
York Street
Blackburn Old Road
Harwood Road (Original)
Parsonage Road
Top O Th Heights
Wilpshire Road
York Road
Collapse SouthsideSouthside
Ash Close
Beech Close
Cedar Close
Elm Close
Hawthorn Avenue
Maple Crescent
Meadowhead Drive
Oak Close
Petre Crescent
Pine Close
Poplar Close
Sycamore Close
Walmsley Avenue
Collapse Blackburn RoadBlackburn Road
Reservoir Side
Churchill Avenue
Coniston Way
Cornwall Road
Cowhill Lane
Cutt Lane
Derwent Close
Devonshire Road
Dorset Road
Esplanade
Essex Road
Gloucester Road
Grasmere Close
Hampshire Road
Somerset Road
Saint Albans Road
Sussex Road
Thornhill Avenue
Ullswater Close
Ulveston Drive
Westwood Avenue
Windermere Place
Woodside Avenue
Arterial Road
Blakewater Road
Davies Road
Davies Road
Peel Centre
Sidebeet Lane
Whitebirk Roundabout