Cargo and passenger shipping company founded in 1898, based in Manchester, England.
Unfinished tempera on panel painting by Michelangelo.
One of the earliest stored-program computers, developed at the Victoria University of Manchester from the Small-Scale Experimental Machine which went operational in 1948.
Three men executed for the murder of a police officer in Manchester, England, in 1867.
Mummified body of Hannah Beswick (1688–1758, a wealthy woman with a pathological fear of premature burial.
Largest university museum in the UK, founded in 1867.
Former cotton exchange damaged by two bombs, now comprising a theatre and shopping centre.
36-mile-long (58 km) inland waterway in the North West of England linking Manchester to the Irish Sea.
Society whose aim was to obtain the same rights for women to vote for Members of Parliament as those granted to men, formed at a meeting in Manchester in January 1867.
Company incorporated in 1877 as the Manchester & Salford Tramway Company, to provide horse-drawn tram services throughout Manchester and Salford, in England.