Excerpt from Documents Relating to the Priory of Penwortham: And Other Possessions in Lancashire of the Abbey of Evesham But before discussing the grant under which the Priory of Penwortham was founded, it may t be altogether unprofitable to glance at the few remaining records which in any degree affect the previous history of the district in which the possessions assigned for that purpose are situated. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.