Halton Gill

Halton Gill

January 12th, 2010 in Halton Gill by admin 0

Meaning a farmstead in a narrow valley, haugh and gill both mean narrow valley. In the early 17th Century the Fawcett family who had farmed Upper Heselden since the days of the monks gave money for the support of a curate to serve Halton Gill chapel. Two served with great distinction. Miles Wilson, a Cambridge […]