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From F[rancis] A Bruton (1860-1929), historian.

35/1 1 May 1911, refers to Henderson and Haverfield's dating of the occupation of Dera [Chester]; also the Notitias.

35/2 25 Jun 1911, re. date for "notitia".

35/3-4 13 & 19 Aug 1925, refers to his research on Manchester [published as A short history of Manchester and Salford (1924)]; refers to reviews in the Manchester Guardian and Saturday Review, wonders if Tait was reviewer and refers to comments made concerning "the church" [probably Manchester Collegiate Church].