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Birch and Lyth, Shropshire

Historical Description

Birch and Lyth, a township in Ellesmere parish, Salop, 1 mile SE by E of Ellesmere. Earl Brownlow is lord of the manor. The Lyth is a fine mansion situated in an extensive park.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Shropshire (Salop) is available to browse.

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Shropshire newspapers online:

Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Shropshire, 1623 is available on the Heraldry page.