|Statement||edited by Henry Fishwick.|
|Series||Remains historical and literary connected with the Palatine counties of Lancaster and Chester -- v.71|
Full text of "The Survey of the manor of Rochdale in the county of Lancaster,parcel of the possessions of the Rt. Worshipful Sir Robert Heath, knt., His Majesty's . The Survey of the manor of Rochdale in the county of Lancaster,parcel of the possessions of the Rt. Worshipful Sir Robert Heath, knt., His Majesty's attorney general, made in by Manchester,Printed for the Chetham society,Pages: Rochdale appears in the Domesday Book as Recedham. At the time of the Norman Conquest the manor was held by a Saxon thegn, Gamel. Before Henry II granted the manor to Roger de Lacy whose family retained it as part of the Honour of Clitheroe until it passed to the Dukes of Lancaster by marriage and then by to the olitan borough: Rochdale. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. On Demand Books; Amazon; Find in a library; All sellers» The History of the Parish of Rochdale in the County of Lancaster. Henry Fishwick. J. Clegg, - Rochdale (England) - pages. 0 The History of the Parish of.
A manor house, belonging to a member of the Holt family, who even held their own court, is mentioned in the 16th C. In the Rochdale Manor Survey it is mentioned as “a capital messuage”. The manor house ruins can still be seen as well as an early boundary wall and ditch. Extract from 1st Series OS Map of Naden Head and Naden Dean. NS 71 The survey of the manor of Rochdale in the county of Lancaster, parcel of the possessions of the rt. worshipful Sir Robert Heath, knt., his majesty's attorney-general, made in (ed. Henry Fishwick, ).Chetham Society. Original data provided in the Lancaster County Historic Resources Inventory database was determined by a professional architectural historian based on a field survey of 14 Lancaster County boroughs in It is intended to be representative of conditions at the time of survey; however, this information is dynamic and will change over time. The Red Rose of Lancaster is the county flower of Lancashire, and a common symbol for the county. Lancashire is a county of England, in the northwest of the country. The county did not exist in , for the Domesday Book, and was apparently first created in , making it one of the youngest of the traditional counties.
Fishwick, Henry, The Survey of the manor of Rochdale in the county of Lancaster; parcel of the possessions of the Rt. Worshipful Sir Robert Heath, knt., His Majesty's attorney general, made in / (Manchester: Printed for the Chetham Society, ) (page images at HathiTrust) See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Medieval Rochdale had plenty of other buildings of interest, but that is another story. References. Coucher Book of Whalley Abbey, Chetham Society. Fishwick’s History of the Parish of Rochdale ‘The parish of Rochdale’, A History of the County of Lancaster: Volume 5 (), pp. The History of the Parish of Rochdale in the County of Lancaster, Henry Fishwick (). Available to view for free and download as pdf from Touchstones Museum here or from Chetham’s Library here. Townships: Castleton, in A History of the County of Lancaster: Volume 5, ed. William Farrer and J Brownbill (London, ), pp. British. (ed. ), i, See also the survey of the manor, , as below, now in the Free Library. An elaborate Hist, of the Parish of Rochdale, by Lieut.-Colonel Henry Fishwick, F.S.A., appeared in ; much use has been made of it in the present account. 2. The old spelling was Rach or Rached. 3. These townships are found in the subsidy roll of.