c1910. The spire of St Mark's can be seen in the distance.
Worsley Court House is on the right.

There are many books, pamphlets and articles relating to the history of Worsley and they should all be available at Salford Local History Library.
A selection of them are in stock at 
Walkden and Worsley Village libraries.
The University of Salford has the Third Duke of Bridgewater Archives.


The Bridgewater Canal in Worsley
Aldred, John The Duke of Bridgewater-his canal  (Peel Estates, 2012)

Atkinson, Glen The Canal Duke's collieries  (Neil Richardson, 1998)

Bridgewater 250. The Archaeology of the World's First Industrial Canal. Edited by Michael Nevell and Terry Wyke (University of Salford, 2012)
 
Culpin, Robin Worsley and the Bridgewater Canal. An Introduction (City of Salford, Revised ed.1996)

Malet, Hugh Coal, cotton and canals (Neil Richardson, 1981)

Mullineux, Frank The Duke of Bridgewater's canal (Eccles & District History Society, 1959; second edition, 1988)
 
Mullineux, FrankThe Duke of Bridgewater's underground canals at Worsley  (Lancashire & Cheshire Antiquarian Society, reprint 1963)



The Duke of Bridgewater and the Bridgewater Estates
The Bridgewater Estates Collection. Salford Museums and Heritage Service (2008)

Grayling, Christopher The Bridgewater Heritage (Bridgewater Estates Ltd, 1983)

Lead, Peter    Agents of Revolution. John and Thomas Gilbert-Entretreneurs (Centre for Local History, University of Keele, 1989)

Mather, F.C. After the Canal Duke (Oxford University Press, 1970)

Malet, Hugh  Bridgewater, the Canal Duke 1736-1803  (Manchester University Press, 1977; second impression, Hendon Publishing, 1990)


Histories of Worsley and Roe Green
Aldred, John The story of Worsley Green (Boothstown and District Local history Society, 2006)

Aldred, John Worsley. An historical geography (Worsley Civic Trust, undated)

Mullineux, C. Elsie and Bert Tyldesley Out and about with Elsie and Bert (2001) 

Pratt, Ian S. "Workedsleigh". A history of Worsley  (1977)

Tyldesly, Bert The Duke's other village (Neil Richardson, 1993)

Wickham, Helen Worsley in the eighteenth century  (Neil Richardson, 1984)



Worsley churches

Hassall, Paul The history of Worsley Methodist Church

Milliken, H.T. Changing scene (1976)



Worsley in photographs and illustrations
Aldred, John Worsley in 1807 from the sketches of Jean Claude Nattes

Monaghan, Ann Old Worsley and Little Hulton Revisited

Old Worsley and Little Hulton. A book of photographs
(Worsley Urban District Council, 1973)



Worsley manor and halls 
Mitchell, Aexandra Worsley New Hall: A Guide to Sources (University of Salford, 2012)

Mullineux, C.Elsie Halls of the Manor of Worsley 

Mullineux, C.Elsie Mast and Pannage 

The Victoria County History of the counties of England. Lancashire Vol.4
(pages.376-392)