Welcome to Rothwell's Wiki!
As a hub of knowledge, this wiki's purpose is to provide accurate and up-to-date information about the town of Rothwell.
This wiki was founded in 2020 to document the rich history of Rothwell. We want to provide a community where people can share their memories and learn more about the place they live in.
From the 11th Century until the 1970s, Rothwell was the home to Rothwell Castle, where three Kings visited and housed the killer of the last wild boar in England, John of Gaunt. This interesting and forgotten piece of history was under constant change. Find out more here.
Accused multiple times of witchcraft, the story of Katherine Earle's life is filled with betrayal, jealousy and drunkenness! Containing knowledge passed down generations, this article is one our most interesting (and confusing!) reads.
Our wiki has plenty of resources to offer: from public domain images you can use anywhere, scanned copies of books about Rothwell and links to other resources across the web.