John Rylands (1801–1888)

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John Rylands (1801–1888)

Description

Entrepreneur and philanthropist, John Rylands was Manchester's first multi-millionaire. He was responsible for the construction of both Stretford Public Hall and Longford Hall. In 2009, a blue plaque was erected in his honour at Longford Park, in Stretford.

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Trafford Local Studies Centre

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Trafford Local Studies Centre, “John Rylands (1801–1888),” Exploring Trafford's Heritage , accessed June 13, 2024, https://exploringtraffordsheritage.omeka.net/items/show/8.

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