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APPENDIX.

 

AIGHTON, the township, situated on the angle formed by the rivers Hodder and Ribble, N.W. of Whalley.

B.

AINSWORTH, (erroneously called "Unsworth" by Mr. Yates, in his large map of Lancashire) the township N. of Radcliff

S.

Ainsworth Hall, in Ainsworth, one of the first places in Lancashire, where that important branch of British manufactures, calico printing, was carried on

S.

AINTREE, 6 miles N. of Liverpool

W.D.

ANDERTON, the township adjoining on the N.E. to Blackrod

LL.

BOSWICK, 2 miles E.N.E. of Warton

L.

BURROW, 1 mile E. of Whittington

L.

Foxholes, near Rochdale, the seat of I. Entwistle, Esq.

S.

HEATH CHARNOCK, 21/2 miles S.S.E. of Chorley

LL.

High Haw Dale, (Furness) 11/2 mile N. of Monk Coniston

L.

HUTTON, 3 miles W.S.W. of Preston

LL.

KELLAMERGH, 1 mile N.W. of Warton chapel

A.

Land of Nod, in Pendleton

S.

MONK CONISTON, (Furness) 2 miles W. of Hawkshead

L.

NIBTHWAITE, (Furness) the township N. of Coulton

L.

Presto Lee, 4 miles S.E. of Bolton-le-Moors

S.

Raven Castle, a point of land which marks the boundaries of the counties of York and Lancaster, at the S.S.E. extremity of Tatham

L.

ROBY, 1 mile W.S.W. of Huyton

W.D.

RUMSWORTH, 21/2 miles S.W. of Bolton-le-Moors

S.

THORNTON, 2 miles N. of Poulton-in-the-Fylde

A.

WESHAM, 1 mile N. of Kirkham

A.

WITTON, the township W. of Blackburn

B.

WRAYTON, 1 mile N.E. of Melling

L.

Yew Tree, (Furness) 11/2 mile N. of Monk Coniston

L.

Yewdale Cragg, (Furness) a mountain 1 mile N. of Coniston church

L.

ADDENDA.

To- "ALSTON, 6 miles N. of Preston," add- at which place is Longridge chapel, in the parish of Ribchester; to which it is a chapel of ease: patron, Sir H. Hoghton Bart.

To- "ASHWORTH, 3 miles N.E. of Bury," add- is in the parish of Middleton; under which it has a chapel of ease: patron, W. Egerton, Esq.

To what is said of "COCKEY MOOR" - add- The episcopal chapel at Cockey Moor, is in the parish of Middleton; to which it is a chapel of ease: patron, the rector of Middleton.

ERRATA.

 

For- "Howick, 2 miles W.S.W. of Preston

L."

Read- HOWICK, 2 miles W.S.W. of Preston

LL.

From- "IREBY, (Furness) the township south of Leck

L."

Dele- (Furness)

 

For- "WARBRICK, 2 miles W. of Preston

A."

Read- WARBRICK, 2 miles W. of Poulton-in-the-Fylde

A.

The following places ought to have been designated townships, by small capital letters, viz. Allithwaite, Upper and Lower; Birtle; Mans Riggs; Moss Side, near Manchester; Roseacre; Thrales; Upper Allithwaite; Upper Holkar; Wharles; Withington; Withnall; and Worthington.

In One or two instances, an accidental deviation from exact alphabetical arrangement (in the second and third letters of the words) will be perceived. - They are, however, errors of little importance.

FINIS


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