Vol 6 (1853-1854)

This volume contains an article on eighteenth-century newspapers by James Picton, an antiquary who has given his name to the Picton Reading Room in Liverpool Central Library

Front matter

First Meeting РProceedings and communications 

Some account of the Liverpool election of 1670; from original documents in the possession of John Ireland Blackburne, esq., of Hale (also Appendix)
Rev. Abraham Hume

Second Meeting – Proceedings and communications

Facsimiles of correspondence between Lady Hamilton and Nelson
Joseph Mayer

Some account of the loyal Warrington volunteers of 1798
James Kendrick

A synoptical view of the British authorities – earliest and medieval – on British history
William Bell

Third Meeting – Proceedings and communications

Some notes, historical and ecclesiastical, on the chapelry of Kirkby, Walton-on-the-Hill, Lancashire
Rev. Thomas Moore

Biographical notice of Mr John Holt, a late local antiquary
James Stonehouse

Fourth Meeting – Proceedings and communications

Ancient washing tablet exhibited
Mr Clements

Further particulars respecting Mr. John Holt
James Boardman

Biographical sketch of Mr. John Wyke, with some remarks on the arts and manufactures of Liverpool from 1760 to 1780
William John Roberts and H. C. Pidgeon

Porcelain and earthenware manufacture in Liverpool

On Shotwick church and its Saxon foundation
Joseph Mayer

Fifth Meeting – Proceedings and communications

Description of the ancient font at Kirkby, in the parish of Walton-on-the-Hill, Lancashire
William John Roberts

Sixth Meeting – Proceedings and communications

Explanation of a stone with armorial bearings
James Boardman

On the education of the deaf and dumb in Lancashire and Cheshire
David Buxton

Notices of Certain British antiquities; no. 1
Edward Benn

Seventh Meeting – Proceedings and communications

Roman remains in the Fylde district
Rev. William Thornber

Gleanings from old Liverpool newspapers, a hundred years ago
James A. Picton

Description of an ancient copy book of the time of Charles II

Eighth Meeting – Proceedings and communications

Exhibition of small objects found in a Roman burial ground near Cologne
Joseph Mayer

Description of a Warrington book-plate
James Kendrick

On the history of naval terms; part II
Rev. J. S. Howson

Concluding address
Rev. Abraham Hume

Special general meetings

Appendix (letters relating to the Liverpool election of 1670)

Index

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