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TRANSACTIONS OF THE HISTORIC

SOCIETY OF LANCASHIRE

AND CHESHIRE

VOL. LXX






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LANCASTER : Stalls.



TRANSACTIONS

OF THE

Historic Society

OF

3Lancafit)tre anU Cbesljtre

FOR THE YEAR 1918

VOLUME LXX
NEW SERIES— VOLUME XXXIV




LIVERPOOL

PRINTED FOR THE SOCIETY

1919



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CONTENTS AND ILLUSTRATIONS



Council and Officers for the Year 19 19 .
Officers of the Society since Commencement
List of Honorary Local Secretaries
Editorial Notes ....

List of Members ....

List of Societies with which Transactions
exchanged .....



PAPERS READ

On THE Remains of jMedi/eval Stallwork in Lanca-

^. shire. By Fred. H. Crossley . , . i

Lancaster Stalls .... Frontispiece

\

Introduction ..... i

Stallwork at Whalley. From Whitaker's

IV hall ey .... To face 2

Choir of Manchester Cathedral. From an old

print ...... 3

Sefton Chancel in 1822. By R. Bridgens . „ 4

The Seating of the Stalls ... 5
Cartmel Church, looking east. From an old

painting" in the vestry . . . To face 5

Whalley Stallwork now at Blackburn . ,, 5

Stalls : Lancaster ; Manchester . ,, 6

Stalls : Cartmel ; Whalley . . ■ „ 7

Manchester Stalls, elbows (two views) . ,, 8



Contents and Ilhcstratioizs

Stalls : Halsall ; Middleton .
Stalls : Bolton ; Garstang .

The Baberies of the Misericords
Cartmel : Misericord ; Stall elbow .
Misericords : Whalley ; Cartmel (two)
Misericords : Manchester (two) ; Halsall

The Stall-Ends

Manchester : North-west stall-end
Bench-ends to Stalls : Whalley (two)
Stalls : Prescot ; Sefton

Desk Fronts

Stall-desking : Manchester ; Sefton
Cartmel : Desk fronts and stall-end
Middleton : Stall-end, desking, etc.
Halsall : Desking of stalls .
Prescot : Stall fronts and end

Canopy Work

Lancaster : Stall canopy

Whalley stalls

Manchester choir, looking west

Manchester : Canopies, south range

Manchester : Canopy over Warden's

Vaulting : Whalley ; Manchester

Cartmel Stalls ( i ) .

Cartmel Stalls (2) .

Cartmel : Panels (seven examples)

Conclusion .

Lancaster : Stall canopy ; de fails of stall -



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Appendix: Additional Notes and Measure-
ments .....
Lancaster : Blind tracery from the canopies

(twenty-three examples) . Bettueen 34 and 35



Contents and Ilhistrations



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Details of Stallwork : Whalley, Cartmel, Lan-
caster, Manchester, Middleton, Garstang,
Sefton, Halsall, Bolton, Prescot Behueen 36 and t^'j

Manchester : Choir stalls, north range . To face 38

The Liverpool Court of Passage. By Walter Peel, M.B.E.
Manchester Cathedral Screens. By Rev. H. A.
Hudson, M.A., F.S.A.
The Lady Chapel Screen .

The Lady Chapel. By John Palmer . To face

The Lady Chapel Screen

Details of the Screen (2 Plates)

The Jesus Chantry

Jesus Chapel Screen

Details of the Screen (2 Plates)

Chantry of St. John the Baptist

Screen of the Derby Chapel

Details of the Screen (2 Plates)

The Ely Chapel ..... 64

Details of Ely and Derby Chapels (2 Plates) To face 65

A Doom Reredos. By Philip Nelson, M.D., F.S.A. 67



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Five "Signs" of the End (3 Plates)



Between 68 and 69



COMMUNICATIONS

The Monuments at Buneury Church, Cheshire.
Part II. By J. Paul Rylands, F.S.A., and F. C.



AZLEY, J:


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