1669 Manchester
A gallery built in Manchester Church for the use of the boys of Chetham's Hospital. There is an engraving and map of the gallery in the Foundations of Manchester, vol. i., pt. ii., pp. 248, 342, and the bishop's licence for its erection is printed in the Palatine Note-book, vol. iv., p. 33.(7)

1669. Prestwich
Robert Unsworth and James Rothwell, of Prestwich, "denied to view the poor, and make a poor booke, who afterwards was ordered to a triall at lawe."