Rochdale (Lancashire) Documents

Scope and Content

A small collection of legal documents concerning proceedings brought by John Holt(e) in the early eighteenth century over property at Gristlehurst in Rochdale parish, and elsewhere. There is also a seventeenth-century volume containing copies of medieval charters relating to Spotland in Rochdale parish (RYCH/3482).

Acquisition Information

Rylands accession no. R92191. Presented to the John Rylands Library by Messrs Jackson & Co. of Rochdale, Lancashire, in July 1946.