- a town in NW England, in Bury unitary authority, Greater Manchester. Pop: 31 693 (2001)
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Prestwich, Mr., on English and French eocene formations, 328.On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection
The water is received in a service reservoir at Prestwich, near Manchester, from which it is supplied to the city.
Prestwich therefore used another method, which seems to give results sufficiently accurate for the purpose.
The following detailed account of the strata is due to Prestwich.
This deposit is considered by Mr. Prestwich to be equivalent to other high-level gravels of the Pleistocene period.Mythical Monsters