Publications


  • Prestwich Heritage Trail

    Complied by the late Ian Pringle, this guided walk takes you around the historic heart of Prestwich with a wealth of information about the buildings etc. Price £1.00 plus £1.00 […]

  • Prestwich from country parish to suburban town. Part 1.

    Prestwich from country parish to suburban town. Part 1. The latest book from the late Ian Pringle. A brief historical account of the town followed by detailed analysis of the […]

  • The Philips Family of the Park

    An Album compiled and described by Ian Pringle, 2009 The current Philips Park was  one sixth of the medieval Pilkington Deer Park. The area of the park became a separate […]

  • Unsworth and SE Radcliffe 1932 Map

    This map shows Unsworth and moves west to cover north Whitefield area and ends with  the south east corner of Radcliffe. Price £2.50 plus £1.00 p&p

  • Saint Mary Prestwich ; A Description of the Churchyard

    £5.00 plus £2.00 P&P Ian Pringle’s guide to the graves and monuments in Prestwich Parish Churchyard ( St. Mary’s) is now available. It includes a numbered plan of the churchyard […]

  • St. Mary’s Church, Prestwich : A History

    St.Mary’s Church, Prestwich ; A History by Ian Pringle   A new account of the ancient Parish Church of Prestwich. Well researched and excellently illustrated. Price ; £3.00 plus £1.00 […]

  • Postcards

    Postcards of old Prestwich and Whitefield are available ( below). Single Postcards cost 25p SPECIAL OFFERs ; Any 3 postcards for 60p Any  5 postcards  for £1 plus 60p. P&P […]

  • In Splendid Manner : Prestwich Roll of Honour 1914-1918

      “In Splendid Manner” Prestwich Roll of Honour 1914-18. David Galloway   The book, of 128 pages, lists biographical details of 275 local servicemen who lost their lives as a […]

  • Rainsough, Kersal & Hilton Park O.S. Map 1907

    This map is centred on Rainsough Hill and shows southern Prestwich, Kersal Moor, Drinkwater Park  and the top of Kersal Price : £2-50 plus £1-00 P&P  

  • Whitefield & Besses o’ th’ Barn O.S. Map 1907

    An excellent map which shows Whitefield before urban sprawl overtook it. Terraced streets clustered along Bury New Road, surrounded by fields and farms and Gentlemen’s residences. Is your house on […]