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Grade II

Tyldesley Monument (east side)

Wigan Lane, Wigan

Listed Date: 24/10/1951
Part of Group: No
At Risk: No
English Heritage Ref: 352 (Link)

Description

Monument commemorating Sir Thomas Tyldesley, killed on this spot during battle of Wigan Lane in 1651. Erected 1679 by Alexander Rigby Esq (then High Sheriff of Lancashire); restored 1886 by Wigan Corporation