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From: "lynne kearns" <>
Subject: Re: [LAN] P. Ainsworth Esq. Halliwell, Bolton
Date: Fri, 2 Aug 2002 11:06:51 +0100
I've looked in my 1843 Bolton Directory and found the following:-
Peter Ainsworth coal and stone proprietor Halliwell and Sharples
Peter Ainsworth Esq MP Smithells Hall
Hope this helps
----- Original Message -----
From: "leanne nally" <>
Sent: Thursday, August 01, 2002 11:58 PM
Subject: [LAN] P. Ainsworth Esq. Halliwell, Bolton
> Hiya listers
> Could anyone tell me what P. Ainsworth Esq. was at
> Halliwell, Bolton in the 1800's. I presume it was
> either a mill or a pit.
> I am trying to trace a Roger Walsh and sks has sent me
> an entry from a Bolton directory 1849 which has a
> Roger Walsh at Clough Cottage, Halliwell. He is
> described as an accountant who worked for Ainsworth's.
> I don't think it it the same one because in 1868
> Roger is described as a carter in a cert. But the
> time and place are perfect. Is it too far fetched for
> an accountant to become a carter in later life? Or
> was the description in the directory far fetched, as
> they were known to bend the truth at times?
> Any input would be appreciated, as I have hit a brick
> wall with Roger!
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