Our Meetings are normally held on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 8 pm (doors open at 7:30 pm) in the History Centre on Platform 2 of Littleborough Station. The Centre is fully accessible via the station ramp. Light refreshments are served on arrival.
Non Members are very welcome to attend and there is a small charge:-
Members £2:50 Visitors £3:50
Free Parking is available locally GPS - postcode OL15 8AF
Littleborough History Centre, Platform 2, Littleborough Station, Stephenson Square, Railway St, LITTLEBOROUGH, Lancs.
Email - lborohist:gmail.com
Future Meeting during 2022/2023
8 th June: AGM and talk by Steve Poole
(Non members welcome but cannot participate in AGM section (approx 10 mins)
Station/History Centre Location Plan
Norden & District Local History Society
Monday 3rd April - We have a visit from 5 members of Writers on Tap with their performance of 'Behind Closed Doors'
Monday 8th May - Jackie Mafi - 'The History of Brands'
Monday 5th June - Robin Parker - The History of the Lancashire Monologue
Monday 4th Sept - Heather Davies, Conservation Manager - 'An update on the restoration of Rochdale Town Hall'
Monday 2nd Oct - Roger Frost - 'Monastic Wealth in the Lancashire Reformation.
Meetiings at Norden Bowling Club, Trinity St, Norden, OL12 7RW All talks start at 7pm
|C of E and RC Schools|
|Board and Local Authority Schools|
|History Trail No 13 - Canal Walk|
|Clegg Hall & Smithy Bridge|
|Railways in Littleborough Centre|
|Littleborough Viaduct to Summit Tunnel|
|Blackstone Edge Turnpike|
|Doghill to Steanor Bottom Turnpike|
|Todmorden Rd TP|
|Pubs & Inns|
|Co-op - Early Grpwth|
|Coop - Central Premises & Competition|
|Coop in 20th Century|
|Coop Decline & Change|
|Schofield Iron Woks|
|Phoenix Iron Works|
|Consterdine textile Mills|
|Schofield Textile Mills|
|Consterdine and Schofield Booklet|
|Deanhead Chemical Works|
|Akzo Chemical Works|
|Coal Mining Map|
|Starring Clay and Coal Mine|
|Shackleton - Coal Merchant|
|Mining around Hollingworth|
|Possible Roman Littleborough|
|Blackstone Edge Roman Road|
|Roll of Honour|