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Cale Green Pool, 12 28
Cambridge in 1771, Expenses at 21
Camel, shoeing a 24
Canal, the Manchester Ship, in 1825 117
Candle, sale by 2
Cats, Folk-lore of 137
Catching the Speaker's eye, 137
Chapels of wood, 24
Chapel-en-le-Frith Parish Register, 37 50
Chaucer's Tabard, 14
Charms, Folk-lore of 74 80
Charter of Stockport Borough, 53
Cheadle Stocks, 37
Chester Plays, 47
Chester Sheriffs, 46
CHESHIRE :

Books, 13 25 126
Farming customs, 7 23
Nixon the Prophet, 186
Newspaper Press, 25 27
Mary Heald the quaker-murderess, 83
Lease for 1717 79
Wages in 1597 133
CHURCHES :-

Daresbury, 5
Flixton, 80
St Mary's Sandbach, 29

St Thomas's, H'tn Chapel, 89 96 104 124 141 149
FAMILIES :-

Davenports of Bramhall, 12
Dodge Family, 42 45
Hulme Family of Saltersley, 142 146
Moreton of Little Moreton, 3
Ralph Orrell Esq., of Stockport, 13
Strettell Family of Saltersley 142 146
The Egertons, (supplement)

The Garsides of Stockport, 36
WORDS :-

Bran new, 27
Clem 80,
Fleetings, 88
Rism, 28

Spic-span new, 27
Chiltern Hundreds 3 8 17
Chimneys, 132
Christopher Lowe, of Chester, 143
Churches, Benefactions to 4 43 48 51
Churches and Chapels, Pews in 25
Clegg, Rev. James 30
Cobden and the Advertiser, 38 119 147

Coinage, English Bronze 19
Collar of Esses 95 98
Congleton Murderer : Samuel Thorley 44
Convicts, the chartists 118
Cost of a Mayor's Banquet in 1761 67 85 98
Crew, Randolph 21 31
Cross at Nether Alderley 45
Cross, Nails of the 45
Crossing the Equator, 125 51
Curious sermon,

2
Jurious grave at Hatherlow 149
Customs, Midland marriage, 5
Cutting finger nails 83

D
Dahomey, Amazons of 71
Dahomey, Snake-God of 114
Daresbury church, Cheshire, 5
Davenports and Bramhall, 12
Derby, origin of the 15
Derbyshire Longevity, 50
Devil among the Tailors, 70
Diary of Roger Lowe, 99
Dick Whittington a Cheshire man, 38 41
Didsbury Races, 120
Discovery of an old gravestone at Wilmslow, 127
Diving Bell, 8 16
Diversions sixty years ago, 117
Dodge family of Stockport, 42 45
Dreams, 5 18
Dr Ormerod's Birthplace, 29
Duration of Parliaments, 12 17
Ducking chair at Warwick, 99

E
Early watches, 49
Earnshaw, Lawrence of Mottram, 19
Easter, Lifting at 17 19
Egerton Family. (Supplement.)
Egerton Legh of Lyme, 21
Elm Tree, nest in an 14
“Emma," Loss of the 61
English Bayonet, 85
English Kings and Queens, 91
English aggression in Wales, 81
Ensilage, 52
Epitaphs, 4 50 61 74 101 113
Equator, crossing the 51 125
Esses, collar of 95 98
Etiquette of the 17th century, 114
Evileth mill, Shropshire, 70
Evil eye, 107 110

Historic Farmhouses, 14
History of Lancashire, Kuerdon's 1620, 100
Holmes Chapel in Flames, 116
Holy Rood, 8
Hot Water, a river of 2
Hymn of the Rush-bearers, 13

1
Illustrious Jury, 22

J
Japanese superstitions, 20
Japanese God-Emperor, 36

Executioners and Hangmen, 108
Expenses at Cambridge in 1771, 21

F
Familiar Superstitions, 94
Farming customs in Cheshire, 7 23
Farmhouses, Historic 14
Feather in the Cap, 19
Fleetings, 88
Flixton Churchyard, 74
Flixton Bells, 80
Flood, Ages before the 32 64
FOLK-LORE OF:

Apples, 134
Charms, 74, 80
Cats, 137
Finger Nails, 83
Pox-glove, 88 91
Halloween, 120
Lancashire, 29
Proverbs, 74
Robins, 51
Salt, 27

Thumbs, 112
Food prices, 112 117
Founder of Mobberley,

149
Fox-glove, 88 91
Freemasons, Female 122
Friends, Society of, Stockport 131
Friends meeting in Manchester, Reminscences of (Supt
Funeral Sermon 200 years ago, 127

G
Gas and Oil Wells, 30
Garside Family, Stockport, 36
Gibbet, 35 37 58
God-Emperor of Japan, 36
Go to Jericho, 87
Grammar School, Stockport 35 38
Grammar School, Macclesfield 102
Grave at Uatherlow, 149
Great Seal, 63
Greek Epitaph, 113
Halloween, 120
Hangmen and Executioners, 108

H
Hard earned wages, 61
Harvests of the world, 23 25
Heaths and Mosses of Lancashire and Cheshire, 47
Heaton Norris, Parsonage Lane, 68
Heald, Mary the Cheshire Quakeress, 83
Beights of Abraham, 51

K
Knutsford Races, 8 10
Kuerdon's History of Lancashire 1620, 100

L
Labour in cotton mills 18
LANCASHIRE:-

Assize sermon in 1676 101
Bell-lore 34
Butterworth Father and Son, Historians 66
Folk-Lore 29
Funerals 48
Kuerdon's History of 1722 100
Longevity 15
Monastries, and their Dissolution 65
Peterloo Massacre 32
Place-names 39 60 96
Register of St Marie de Lancaster 61
Refugees during the Civil War, 75

Witches, 79
Lawrence Earnshaw of Mottram, 19
Legh of Lyme at Cambridge 1771, 21
Legend of Northenden Boat-hnuse 39
Lease of 1717, 79
Ligger, a Northwich 7
Lion and Unicorn, 94
Lifting at Easter 17 19
Long Hair, 102
Long Nails, 29
Longevity in Derbyshire, 50
London and North-Western Railway in Stockport, 93
Luddites, The 109 115

M
Massacre at Peterloo, 32
May in other countries, 33 36
Mayoral Banquet in 1761, Cost of 67
Manchester Gallery, Sketches in 76
Market Laws, Antique, 83
Mary Heald the Quaker-murderess 83

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Mather, Elizabeth, Will of, 59
Marriage Customs in the Midlands, 5
Manchester Ship Canal in 1825, 117
Man in the Iron Mask, 9
Masterly Inactivity, 120
Mellor, Parsons of 49
Melodies, Popular, Origin of, 60
Middlewich 147,
Mobberley 149
Moretons of Little Moreton, 3
Mount Brinksway, A reminiscence 6
Monastries in Lancashire, their dissolution, 65
Monastery at Whitefriars, 15
Mottram, Lawrence Earnshaw of 19
Muors and Mosses of Lancashire and Cheshire, 47
Mobberley Parish, 142
Mural Paintings, 17 23
Murray, Rev. Richard, D.D., of Stockport, 93
MACCLESFIELD:

Grammar School, 102
John Jackson, Poet, 9
Place-Names, 103 106
Rev. David Simpson, M.A., 95 98 105

N
Nails of the Cross, 45
Nest in an Elm Tree, 4
Newspaper Press of Cheshire, 25 27
Newspaper, The First 25 31
New York, U.S. A., 31 35
Nitro-Glycerine, its manufacture, 33
Nixon the Cheshire Prophet, 138
Northenden Boathouse, a legend, 39
Northwich Ligger, A 7
Numbers Unlucky, 4 43 48

O
Oak Trees, Ancient 56
Oil and Gas Wells 30
Old Pauper Relief System, 12 16 24
Orange Trees, 92
Ormerod's (Dr.), Birthplace, 29

Р
Parliamentary Relic, A 6
Patents, Valuable 6
Pauper Relief Systein, Old 12 16 24
Paintings and Mural Deciations 17 23
Paliogenesis or Regeneration, 25
Pawnbrokers’and Barbers' Signs, 19
Parsons of Mellor, 49
Palmistry, 77
Pastry Feasts, 100
Parliaments, Duration of 12 17

Pews in Churches and Chapels, 25
Peter Walkden's Chapel, 67
Peter Steer the Wilmslow murderer, 119
Pedigrees, how they are made up, 95
Peterloo Massacre, 32
Pointed Shoes, 147
Popular Melodies, Origin of 60
Proverbs in Russia, 21
Prices of wheat for 200 years, 22
Press, The Cheshire Newspaper 25 27
Proverbs and their antiquity, 21 74 36
Prestbury Churchyard, 50
Prices of food at various times, 112 117
Plague in Stockport and District, 69
Plantagenets, The 119 128
Place-Names, 39 60 96 103 106
PHRASES, WORDS, AND QUOTATIONS :

A Feather in the Cap, 19
Bell the Cat, 46 48
Bran New, 27
Catching the Speaker's Eye, 137
Devil amongst the tailors, 70
Fleetings, 88
Go to Jericho, 87
Heights of Abraham, 51
I'll cook your goose for you,

88 92
Mind your P's and Q's, 85 88
Masterly Inactivity, 120
Old Woman of Berkeley, 45 51
Previous Question, 32 64
kism, 28
Spic-span New, 27
Those Evening Bells, 48 58
Tom 'liduler's Ground, 109, 113
Tune the old cow died of, 49 51
Under the rose, 74

R
Randolph Crew, 21 31
Races at Knuts ord, 8 10
Railway Enterprise during the past 50 years, 18
Rslic of Parliament, 6
Keminiscences of Mount Brinksway, 6
Reliei Systems, Old 12 16 24
Regeneration or Palingenesis, 25
Registers of St. Marie de Lancaster, 61
Rectors of Stockport from 1292, 67
Refugees in Manchester during the Civil War, 75
Republicanism v. Royalty, 118
Rism, 28
Richard Cobden and the Advertiser, 38 119 147
River of hot water, 2
Rood Screen and Holy Rood, 8

gers, 90

Rocks, Toads in 20 34 40 57
Roger Lowe and his Diary, 96 99
Roman Roads or Stations, 96
Rushbearers Aymo,

3
Russian Proverbs, 21
Rules for B.!!
Rushbearın 33

S
STOCKPORT:-

Abyll, a tenure, 38 42
Barony : Its origin, 55
Books :

G. E. Hunt's Selected Pooms, 18

John Bull and his wonderful lamp, 38
BIOGRAPHY :

Randolph Crew, 21 31
Rev. John Ashe, 30
Rev. James Clegg, 30
Rev, Richard Murray, D.D., 93
Roger Lowe, 98
Rev.Joshua Brooks, M.A., 126 128

Joseph Evans 76
Borough Charter, its rights and privileges, 53
Blind Jack of Knaresborough, 11
Cale Green Pool, 12 28
Crowther Wesleyan Epitaph, 61
FAMILIES :

Clegg, 85
Ralph Orrell, 13
The Dodge Family, 42 45

The Garsides, 38
Gathering on Ardwick Green, 61 68 77
Grammar School, 35 38
L. and N.W. Railway, 93
Old Pauper Relief System, 12 16 24
Parsonage Lane, Heaton Norris, 68
Peter Walkden's Chapel, 67
Plague in Stockport and district, 69
Rev.J. Whittaker, as a local historian, 75
Reminescences of Mount Brinksway, 6
Richard Cobden and the Advertiser, 38 119 147
Roger Lowe's Diary, 99
Sale of the Brodbury Estatos, 62
Society of Friends, 131
St. Thomas's, Htn Chapel, 88 89 96 104 124 141 149
WORDS AND PHRASES :

Clem, 80
Devil among the tailors, 70
Fleetings, 88
Go to Jericho, 87
Heights of Abraham, 51

I'll cook your goose for you, 88 92
P's and Q's, 85 88
Tom Tiddler's Ground, 109 113

Tune the old cow died of, 49 51
Sale by candle, 2
St. Valentine's Day, 417
Sanjam Fair, 72
Saltersley in Mobberley Parish, 142
SANDBACH :

Holmes Chapel in Flames, 116
Samuel Thorley, the Congleton murderer, 44
St. Mary's Church, 29

Will of Richard Welles, 116
Sermon, A Curious 2
Sermon at Lancashire Assizes 1876, 101
Shoes, Pointed 147
Shrove Tuesday, 517
Sheriffs of Chester, 46
Ship Canal, Manchester, in 1825, 117
Shoes, Wooden 24
Shoeing a Camel, 24
Sketches in the Manchester Gallery, 76
Slang, 15
Snake-god of Dahomey, 111
Spic-span New, 27
Speaker's Eye, Catching the 137
Stocks at Cheadle, 37
Stake, Burning at 83
Steer the Wilmslow murderer, 119
Strettell and Hulme Family of Saltersley, 142 146
Sunday School gathering at Ardwick Green, 61 68 77
Superstitious in Japan, 20
Superstitions, Familiar 132 94
Swimming, 23

T
Table Etiquette of the 17th century, 114
Telescopes, 12
Those Evening Bells, 48 58
Thumbs and Thumb-lore, 112
Thomas Hall of Wilmslow, 62
Tintern Abbey, 109
road in the Pot, 9
Toads in Rocks, 26 34 40 57
Tower Hill Scaffold, 50
Tom Tiddler's ground, 109 113
Tower of London and wild beasts, 123
Tune the old cow died of, 49 51

U
Unlucky Numbers, 4 43 48
U. S. A., 31 35
Under the rose, 74

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Wheat Prices for 200 years, 22
Whittington, Dick, and Cheshire, 38 41
Whitsuntide in the olden time, 44
Whittaker, Rey. John, as a local historian, 75
Will of Mrs Elizabeth Mather, 59
Witches, Lancashire 79
Wood Chapels, 24
Wooden Shoes, 24
WILMSLOW :

Cross at Netber Alderley, 45
Discovery of an old gravestone, 127
Funeral Sermon preached 200 years ago, 127
Hulme and Strettell Family, 142 146
Peter Steer the murderer, 119
Saltersley and Mobberley Parish, 142
Thomas Hall, 62

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