Miscellaneous MS notes

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 418 Booth/2/2/3/1/42
  • Former Reference
      GB 418 Booth2/2/3/42
  • Dates of Creation
      nd [18th cent]

Scope and Content

Small closely written ms notes re. John Booth the Younger's siding with the House of Lancaster against the Yorkists, (1460), James Stanley, Bishop of Ely, and his link with the "Church or Colledge of Manchester", with reference to the founding of Manchester Cathedral and to John Huntington, who became the "first warden of the first foundation...1422", with a transcription of the Latin inscription on his tomb.