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Bradshaw’s Guide


A market town and borough, population, 36,101, who return two members. St. Michael’s Church restored, with tombs of Archbishop Savage and the Leghs of Lyme, and Christ Church, with the tomb of Roe, its founder, are worth visiting. The Town Rail, by Godwin, Free Grammar School, School of Design, and Public Park, and the silk and cotton factories should be viewed.

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