Winstanley, Greater Manchester

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Winstanley Hall 2006.jpg
Winstanley Hall
Winstanley is located in Greater Manchester
Location within Greater Manchester
Population11,264 (2011 Census)
OS grid referenceSD531051
Metropolitan borough
Metropolitan county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townWIGAN
Postcode districtWN3
Dialling code01942
PoliceGreater Manchester
FireGreater Manchester
AmbulanceNorth West
UK Parliament
List of places
Greater Manchester
53°31′22″N 2°40′38″W / 53.5229°N 2.6772°W / 53.5229; -2.6772Coordinates: 53°31′22″N 2°40′38″W / 53.5229°N 2.6772°W / 53.5229; -2.6772

Winstanley is an area of the Metropolitan Borough of Wigan, in Greater Manchester, England.[1] Historically in Lancashire, the area is now a residential suburb, and has a total population of 15,849, reducing at the 2011 census to 11,264.[2]


Train services to Wigan, Manchester and Kirkby are available at the nearby Pemberton railway station. The main road in the Winstanley area is the A571 (St.Helens to Wigan). Nearby is the A49, which gives access to the M6 motorway.

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  1. ^ "Greater Manchester Gazetteer". Greater Manchester County Record Office. Place Names T to W. Archived from the original on 18 July 2011. Retrieved 17 June 2008.
  2. ^ "Wigan ward population 2011". Retrieved 11 January 2016.

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