Longridge Town Archive
Archive Index  |  Login  

King Street

Unearthing Of Old Well

King Street, Unearthing Of Old Well

Photograph Taken: 10th October 2006
Photographer: Tony Woolridge
Catalogue Reference: 502A
More Information

This archive entry is © Longridge and District Local History Society.

This archive entry is courtesy of Tony Woolridge via John Earnshaw.

Longridge, during the installation of a new water stop tap to No.5 King Street, an old well was discovered under the pavement.  It was covered with timber planks that were now rotten and was estimated to be about 25ft deep.  It was re-covered with concrete beams.

Looking for more? Try searching for:

King Street, Well, Construction

You may also be interested in:

The Heritage Lottery Fund
HERITAGE CENTRE
TOWN ARCHIVE
WORKSTATION
OLD STATION CAFÉ