During the 1200s, it is believed that the Knights of St. John Hospitalers owned land in the area, and had a hospice to which people came who believed in the healing powers of the magickal waters.
The area is home to the Jubilee Pool which mainly caters for those with special needs and disabilities with a warmer than normal water temperature and special equipment and staff. You can phone the pool on 01204 334443.
North of here is Smithills, the A6099 leads south easterly to Blackburn Road. West is Doffcocker.
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