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Edwin Barnes

Chairman of Horwich Urban District Council: 1906-07 (Liberal)

Born: Chorley, Lancashire c. 1857

Died: Chorley, Lancashire July 1930

Corn and flour dealer, Winter Hey Lane, Horwich.

In 1921 he retired to Blackpool and his brother took over the business. He later returned to live in Chorley.

Councillor 1898-1913.

Member of the Reform Club.

He was a keen sportsman in his younger days and played cricket for Horwich.

Congregationalist - he was Chairman of the Trustees of Lee Lane Congregational Church until his death.

Barnes Family Tree • pdf


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