Rochdale

Rochdale, a flourishing town and cotton centre in Lancashire, prettily situated on the Roche, 11 m. NE. Of Manchester; its woollen and cotton trade (flannels and calicoes) dates back to Elizabeth's time; has an interesting 12th century parish church.

Population (circa 1900) given as 72,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Rochambeau, Comte de * Roche, St.
Robertson, William
Robespierre, Maximilien
Robin Hood
Robins, Benjamin
Robinson, Edward
Robinson, Henry Crabb
Robinson, Hercules George Robert, Lord Rosmead
Robinson, Mary
Robson, Frederick
Rochambeau, Comte de
Rochdale
Roche, St.
Rochefort, Comte de
Rochelle, La
Rochester
Rochester, John Wilmot, Earl of
Rochet
Rock Island
Rock Temples
Rockall
Rock-butter

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Barnes, Thomas
Forster, Nathaniel
Tunstall, James