1-13 Higginson Street, Leigh, Greater Manchester

1-13 Higginson Street, Leigh, Greater Manchester
Photograph taken 16 April 2001 © Mr Peter Sargeant. Source Historic England Archive ref: 213536

This terrace of houses was built in c1840. They were built as cottages for silk mill workers. The first silk mill had opened in Leigh in 1828.

Location

Greater Manchester Leigh

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

housing planned terrace worker textile silk Victorian (1837 - 1901)