A short article, taken from TLHS Newsletter No. 94 (April 2017)
The following document, written on parchment and enclosed in a bottle, was deposited in the brickwork of the foundations of Birtenshaw House when it was rebuilt in 1867:-
Signed by Henry Ashworth, Letitia Ashworth, George Binns Ashworth.
Freeman and Cunliffe, Architects, Bolton