Rare and antique books line the shelves at Chetham Library, which was founded in making it the oldest public libary in the English speaking world in Manchester, England. Chetham's Library, which was established under the Will of Humphrey Chetham
The Rochdale Canal is a navigable broad canal in Northern England, between Manchester and Sowerby Bridge, part of the connected system of the canals of Great Britain. Its name refers to the town of Rochdale, in Greater Manchester, through which it passes.
Manchester, so much to answer for. new exhibition at Chetham's Library examines the way Manchester's history has been recorded over the centuries and the ways in which its civic pride and regional identity have developed, from the earliest maps and to