Hanging Ditch and Salford

Scope and Content

Mortgage relating to property at Hanging Ditch, Manchester, and at Salford.

Property at Hanging Ditch was originally acquired by the first Edward Byrom (c.1595-1654), who purchased a house there in 1626. In October 1722 John Byrom took up the tenancy of a house at Hanging Ditch. The house was demolished in 1821.