Manchester (Lancashire) Warrant

Scope and Content

Warrant for Jonathan Brigges and William Pye, Officers of Excise, to search the house of Elizabeth Turner in Tanners Yard, Manchester, the property of 'one Mr Leak, a Noted Smuggler', for unlawfully imported coffee.

Acquisition Information

Rylands accession no. R82866. Presented to the John Rylands Library by Miss Margaret Smith, through the British Records Association, in May 1939.