Tyldesley Monument (east side)
Wigan Lane, Wigan
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At Risk: No
Historic England Ref: 352 (Link)
Monument commemorating Sir Thomas Tyldesley killed on this spot during the battle of Wigan Lane in 1651. Erected 1679 by Alexander Rigby Esq (then High Sheriff of Lancashire); restored 1886 by Wigan Corporation.
Sir Thomas Tyldesley's family home was Morleys Hall. Link
A brief history of its inscription by Peter J Tyldesley Link