A Summary by Chronological List of Dates
Fully revised and up-dated September 2012.
|Huncoat is a small village near Accrington|
situated on the slopes of the Pennine hills
below the 1,340 feet high Great Hameldon
|The list comprises of four separate sections|
but merely a collection of facts I have drawn from various sources to provide an overview.
They amount to all the information I currently possess about the history of Huncoat.
Therefore, please refrain from asking me for information in greater detail or in particularly, assist with ancestoral research.
However, more information might be found in the following books and records;
copies of which are stored in the local studies section of Accrington Library.
Huncoat Remembered by John Smith 1906
Old Homesteads of Accrington by Richard Ainsworth 1928
History and Associations of Altham and Huncoat by Richard Ainsworth 1932
Huncoat Revisited by Jim Ashton 2000
Within Grove: A memoir by Thomas G. Hargreaves 2001
Huncoat Uncoated by John Goddard 2004
Volumes of Burgess Roles and Resisters of Electors from 1878
Accrington Gazette and Observer and Times from 1881 (on microfilm)
National Cencus Data (on microfilm)