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From: "Gordon W Evans" <>
Subject: Re: [CHS] Winwick!
Date: Wed, 22 Jan 2003 20:27:38 -0000
References: <IGEDLMIBGDFMMGBHIEGNGEJMDDAA.von@yvonnepurdy.free-online.co.uk>


Hi Yvonne

I used to go train-spotting in Winwick as a lad - just a couple of miles
north of Warrington. Used to be a large mental hospital there, too.
It's one of those places that's been bandied about between Lancashire and
Cheshire over the years.

Regards

Gordon


----- Original Message -----
From: "Yvonne Purdy" <>
To: <>
Sent: Monday, January 22, 2001 8:18 PM
Subject: [CHS] Winwick!


> Hello to the list,
>
> On Holy Cross, Woodchurch, Wirral, the MI fiche has a Charity Board which
> lists the gifts of Richard Shirlock, Dr. of Divinity, and Rector of
Winwick
> in 1670 to the poor of the parish of Woodchurch, and again in 1677, to the
> Township of Oxon, the place of his birth.
>
> Can anyone point me in the direction of Winwick? I believe there are
three
> possibilities. I would love to know if this Richard Shirlock left a will,
> and which Winwick was he Rector of?
>
> I would really appreciate any help.
>
> Regards,
>
> Yvonne
>
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