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The Old Coop building has been turned into a very nice cafe. I’ve never noticed it before.
A delicious sampler of three Mediterranean salads and hummus
Then off to find the resting place of ‘Mister Wrigley.’ He was the brother of James Wrigley of Lily Hall, and therefore is my 4th great uncle.
He is buried at this remote church in the tiny hamlet of Lumbutts which is just below Stoodley Pike. This was brand new territory for me, though I remember my mum talking about Mankinholes Youth Hostel which is about two miles away and I passed it on the bus.
It took me a while to find Abraham’s grave. he’s buried with his 17 year old daughter Mary Mally Wrigley.
Stoodley Pike from the cemetery
The imposing tower of Lumbutts Mill once contained three waterwheels, stacked up vertically.