1) Goods made originally in Manchester.
1596 No stranger or forrener shall ... sell any lynnen cloth, seckecloth, Manchester wayres, knitt stockings, Beverley
1663 2 peces lon. inkell & 4 manchester, 1s 8d, Selby. An Act in 1552 for the true making of woollen cloth referred to cottons called Manchester, and to Manchester rugs otherwise named Manchester frizes, with regulations relating to their measurements.