This topographical dictionary for Lancashire features descriptions of hundreds, boroughs, towns, parishes, and other locales. Entries also include history; population numbers from the 1821 census; ecclesiastical, medical, and educational institutions; fairs and court sessions; and biographies. It’s an ideal reference work for locating where your ancestors lived in early-1800s Lancashire and getting a sense of their community and surroundings.
This is an image-only collection. These records can be browsed alphabetically.