Curiosities of Lancashire, by Cyril Rowson

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Curiosities of Lancashire, by Cyril Rowson

Curiosities of Lancashire, by Cyril Rowson

Booklet published by Coquet in 1988, 60 pages. A5 size Booklet (S5760)

This booklet is packed with lots of interesting facts and information on buildings, towns, villages and landmarks found in Lancashire, Listed in an A to Z format, the entries offer a wonderful insight into the history of the county, and include:

  • Affetside - where Rome's legions marched
  • Ashurst Beacon - when Napoleon threatened invasion
  • Bury - weavers in the attic
  • Cuerdale - Viking treasure on the banks of the Ribble
  • Fiddlers Ferry - A forgotten Mersey crossing
  • Lathom - two Civil War sieges
  • Lower Hodder Bridges
  • Rainhill - the first Skew Bridge
  • Stydd - the church of Knights Templar
  • and much more!

Condition of the booklet is generally good. The cover has some minor scuffs and blemishes, and some light nibbling along the edges, but the staple spine is intact and all pages are intact, unblemished and tightly bound.

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