272. Lake, Jeremy: The Great Fire of Nantwich                                                   Nantwich: Shiva, 1983 The local economy and society of Nantwich at the time of the fire in 1583. 180 pages, paperback. New                                                                                       £5.00

276. Craggs, J.D.: Hilbre, The Cheshire Island – its history and natural history
Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 1982. A study of the tidal islands, famous amongst birdwatchers. Richly illustrated with line drawings and photographs. First edition. Condition very good, dustjacket – price clipped and tatty.

278. Archaeological Surveys Ltd: The Archaeology of Warrington’s Past
Warrington: Warrington Development Corporation, 1976. Survey providing a comprehensive gazetteer of sites in The Warrington area. 100 pages including Historical Summaries, Archaeology, Industrial Archaeology, Vernacular Studies. 28 plates including fold-out maps. Condition very good apart from name inked on frontispiece. Jacket tatty.

343. Pearson, Mary (ed): The Wills and Inventories of the Ancient Parishes of Malpas, Tilston, and Shocklach and their Townships in the County of Chester from 1603 to 1625 Malpas, Cheshire:Malpas and District Local History Group, 2009: Three volume set of Wills and Inventories transcribed from the original documents. Presented in chronological order with glossary. Law suits detailed in volume three. New. n.b. small print run.