1721       

4th. March Saturday Manchester
Rev. Mr. Barrow died 4th March at an advanced age. He was Head Master of the Grammar School about 40 years.(7)

6th. June Tuesday
The rivers Irwell and Mersey made navigable to Liverpool for vessels of 50 tons, June 6.(7)

1721. Manchester-London
A post from Manchester to London and the North three times a week; eight days required to effect the interchange of letters.(7)

1721. Prestwich
New bells put in Prestwich Church.
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