Littleborough’s History

Access to Maps on-line

You may find the following useful:-

Links to OS Maps

Littleborough (NLS website)- 1851 OS map    25 inch OS map

Government -  Magic Map

Another source - Old Maps

Panorama of Littleborough from Cleggswood Hill. From right to left - Littleborough Canal Wharf with Holy Trinity Parish Church behind;

site of coal drops where trucks parked and Littleborough Station behind (buildings now the History Centre)

Other New Pages on our Website:



The Society is now able to receive donations from Amazon Smile donations when you shop. And it costs you nothing. Go to and register Littleborough Historical & Archaeological Society Ltd as your favourite Charity

The Society’s book on Littleborough is again available from the History Centre as well from Kelsall’s Bookshop. Click here for details