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Published by Simpkin, Marshall & Co.; [etc., etc.] in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBy Francis Espinasse. Second series ...
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA670.L2 E7
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., 494 p.
Number of Pages494
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6919146M
LC Control Number02019949
OCLC/WorldCa13450611

The worthies of the parish include Henry Dunster, –59, the first president of Harvard; Captain William Kay, who took part in the defence of Lathom House in , and died a prisoner for debt in Lancaster Castle in ; Edward Rothwell, a Nonconformist divine, who ministered in Bury, Holcombe, and the district, and died in ; John Warburton, –, book collector; . Please support our book restoration project by becoming a Forgotten Books member. Nooks and Corners of Lancashire and Cheshire A Wayfarer's Notes in the Palatine Counties, Historical, Lancashire Worthies by Francis Espinasse. Hunt's .   Worthies, II Series, p. ) Great is Truth, and it will prevail. Peregrine Towneley, born in , succeeded in , gave the land for the Burnley Wood chapel, and himself contributed £1, towards the building. In he was made High Sheriff of Lancashire, an office held by his ancestor John Towneley in History. The spinning jenny was invented by James Hargreaves. He was born in Oswaldtwistle, near Blackburn, around Blackburn was a town with a population of about 5,, known for the production of "Blackburn greys," cloths of linen warp and cotton weft initially imported from India.


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Lancashire worthies - F. Espinasse () Lancashire, its history, legends, and manufactures - G. Wright () Lancashire, its Puritanism and Nonconformity Vol 1 - R Halley () Lancashire, its Puritanism and Nonconformity Vol 2 - R Halley () Lancashire; brief historical and descriptive notes - L.

Grindon (). LANCASHIRE WORTHIES (2 VOLUMES) Written by Francis Espinasse. Stock no. Published by Simpkin, Marshall & Co.

1st Good condition. Two volumes, second series first published date is People of note from Lancashire including Samuel Crompton who invented the spinning-mule. PREFACE. The favourable reception accorded both by the Public and the Press to a former work— Nooks and Corners of Lancashire and Cheshire —has encouraged the Author to prepare the present volume, which is issued with the hope that it may be found not less worthy of acceptance.

Like the one which preceded it, it illustrates, in a certain degree, the history and. Manchester Worthies. BEN BRIERLEY “Ben Brierley” as the subject of our sketch is best known, is a "Lancashire Lad"-getting on now to the "sere and yellow," but a Lancashire Lad notwithstanding.

Old "Ab’.o’-th’-Yate" is a name which sticks to him like a burr; but it is a compliment, paid in Lancashire form, which he appreciates. The spinning jenny is a multi-spindle spinning frame, and was one of the key developments in the industrialization of weaving during the early Industrial was invented in or by James Hargreaves in Stanhill, Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire in England.

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Newbigging () Lancashire folklore illustrative of the superstitious beliefs and practices, local customs and usages of the people of the county Palatine - J. Harland () Lancashire gleanings - W. Axon () ECHOES OF OLD LANCASHIRE written by Axon, William E.A. published by William Andrews & Co.

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Ellwood (). In this large section of the Folk-lore of Lancashire we propose to treat of all the notions and practices of the people which appear to recognise a supernatural power or powers, especially as aids to impart to man a knowledge of the future. An alphabetical arrangement has been adopted, which is to some extent also chronological.

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He graduated M.D. at Edinburgh on 1 Augustand then built up a large medical practice in Warrington. Kendrick frequently lectured on local topography and history. PERCIVAL, THOMAS (–), physician and author, born at Warrington, Lancashire, 29 Sept.was son of Joseph Percival, who was engaged in business in Warrington and married Margaret Orred.

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The Worthyes of Devon IN which are Memorized many famous Persons, viz., Earls, Barons, Bishops, Divines, Statesmen, Souldiers, Lawyers, Physitians, Writers and others who were Natives of that Noble Province, omitted in the former volume By JOHN PRINCE A.M.

VICAR OF BERRY POMROY, Devon [Unpublished continuation of his Worthies of Devon (London. The worthies of the town include Robert Bolton, a Puritan divine, born there in He was educated at Oxford, and became rector of Broughton, Northants, in He died there inhaving a high reputation as a scholar and divine, being particularly 'famous for relieving afflicted consciences.' (fn.

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