Lancashire Museums (Collections Department)  -

People‚Äôs History Museum, Manchester (Conservation Department) - 

Lancashire County Library Service (Community Heritage) 

North West Sound Archive, Clitheroe Castle 

Parish of St Leonard, Downham and Twiston - 

Downham Village Hall -

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Downham Village c.1910, showing the School and the Village Hall


Downham and Twiston History Group 

Chatburn Church of England Primary School - 

Ribble Valley Borough Council - 

Lancashire County Council -

University of Central Lancashire -

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Contact Us

We are not looking for financial support from individuals but are keen to hear from anyone who has an interest in the project or can supply information about the Benevolent Society or other Friendly Societies that existed in Lancashire. 

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