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Harwood, Lancashire: OS Grid Reference(375500,411500)
University of Leeds
Ellis, Stanley (male, SED fieldworker)
Morris, Polly (b.1882, female, barmaid)
Polly relates a couple of amusing anecdotes concerning friends who thought they had seen a ghost at Harwood church. It is presumed The Nab and The Finisher’s Arms are names of public houses. Ainsworth is a village to the south of Harwood, west of Bolton.