Rochdale (Lancashire) Deeds

  • Reference
      GB 133 RYCH/3548-3581
  • Dates of Creation
      1699-1875
  • Physical Description
      3 subseries; 34 items.

Scope and Content

A small collection of leases, deeds and other documents relating to the Hundersfield and Spotland divisions of the parish of Rochdale, Lancashire. They concern the estate of John de Heley Chadwick of New Hall in Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire, esq., and his predecessors (successively John Chadwick of Healey Hall, esq.; Charles Chadwick of Healey Hall and later of New Hall, Sutton Coldfield, and of Mavesyn Ridware, Staffordshire, esq.; and Hugo Malveysin Chadwick of Mavesyn Ridware, esq.).

See also RYCH/3457-3469, which also relate to the estate of John de Heley Chadwick in Hundersfield, Spotland and elsewhere.

Acquisition Information

Rylands accession no. R85525. Presented to the John Rylands Library by Mrs R. Henry Landor of Rugeley, Staffordshire, through The William Salt Library, Stafford, in March 1942.