Whiston Timeline - Part 2

  • 1707 Almshouses built on Warrington Road by Oliver Lyme for the poor of the district.

  • 1769 Carr Colliery opened.

  • 1798 First mention of a Pottery in Whiston.

  • 1802 Whiston and Halsnead Collieries opened.

  • 1830 The Liverpool and Manchester Railway opened.