Charles Howarth Blue Plaque
Charles Howarth 1814-1868
Social innovator, founder member and later president of the Co-operative movement died here at 28 Wilton St. in abject poverty. Originator of the ‘Co-op Dividend’, Howarth applied in all things his passionate belief in a fair deal for the working class.
Avon Building, 1 to 14 Kay Street, Heywood