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Coordinates: 53 ° 35 ′  N , 2 ° 26 ′  W

Map: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

Farnworth is a city in metropolitan county Greater Manchester in England . Farnworth is part of the administrative headquarters of the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton .

The city was first mentioned as Ffornword in 1282. In 1611 the first coal shaft was put into operation. The city is still industrial today. It has a market, theater and is known for the underground canals that lead from the mines to Worsley .

Farnworth is home to St. Gregory's Catholic Club, known for the television comedy Phoenix Nights .

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