Miscellaneous papers

Scope and Content

Include cuttings relating to J P Earwaker's History of East Cheshire, past and present (2 vols 1877, 1880), and Ormerod's The history of Cheshire; a letter to Tait from Walter Smith, 10 Mar 1929 concerning his paper on "Hamestan", and a letter from Allan Mawer to Tait, 26 Feb 1929 offering opinion on derivation of name "Hamestan" and "Shuttingslow" [Cheshire]; a postcard from "RSB", 17 Feb 1920, [i.e. R Stewart-Brown] providing an extract from Shakerley Ms [Cheshire Record Office]; Tait's notes on the Tatton papers at John Rylands Library, and Pownall [Cheshire].