The following is just a flavour of the events which took place and we hope to add more soon!
The following events took place in 1893...
- 12th — James Wrigley dies, aged 84.
- 17th — Former Mayor, Alderman Wright Mellor, dies after a long illness, aged 76.
- 11th — A heavy thunderstorm passes over South Crosland and one of the houses on Sunny Bank is struck by lightning. Two pigeons are killed and Mrs. Lunn complains of a pain in one of her legs.