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Cheadle and district local history

Stockport. Metropolitan Borough. Department of Culture.

Cheadle and district local history

a brief guide to printed works and other sources.

by Stockport. Metropolitan Borough. Department of Culture.

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Published by The Department) in (Stockport .
Written in English


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SeriesHandlist -- 8
The Physical Object
Pagination18 p. ;
Number of Pages18
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- Living around the centre of the 'old Cheadle Hulme circuit', the numerous trees, colourful gardens, sounds of the birds, appearances of squirrels and foxes, and being able to walk to the local library and village centre or through the fields to the west, helps maintain much of the quiet rural aspect of the area as in days gone by. You. However, both the census enumeration district and the ecclesiastical division are still too large to be chosen as a boundary for this study. The community that Josiah Wedgwood founded was that portion of Etruria between the canal bridge and Fowlea Brook. But while the modern developments have shaped contemporary life, Cheadle also has a very rich history and was mentioned nearly years ago in the Domesday Book, when it was no more than a small clearing in a wood, with a very sparse population. However, discoveries of coins and pottery in recent times suggest people may have been living in.


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Welcome to the Cheadle and District Historical Society Website. © by Mike Plant. Proudly created with This site was designed with the. History. Cheadle is an historic market town dating back to Anglo-Saxon times, being referred to in the Domesday Book. It lies within the historic Staffordshire Hundred of Totmonslow: for administrative purposes, it is now part of the Staffordshire Moorlands area.

Cheadle appears in the Domesday Book as "Celle" held by the lord of the manor, Robert of Stafford, at the time the area covered 6 Country: England. History Early history. The Domesday Book provides the earliest mention of the area, where it is recorded as "Cedde", Celtic for "wood".

Local archaeological finds include Bronze Age axes discovered in Cheadle. Evidence of Roman occupation includes coins and jewellery, which were discovered in The modern-day Cheadle Road was originally known as Street Lane, and may be of Roman y: England.

Local History. Early History However the earliest mention of the area now known as Cheadle and Cheadle Hulme was in the Domesday Book in when the area was an important and large single estate valued at £ The Earl of Chester was one of the earliest owners and the property then came to the de Chedle family who took their name from.

Cheadle and Gatley was, from toan urban district of Cheshire, England. It was created by the Local Government Act based on the Cheadle and Gatley urban sanitary was abolished under the Local Government Act and now forms part of the Metropolitan Borough of Stockport in Greater Manchester. The Cheadle and Gatley Urban District covered a much larger area than.

The website of the Cheadle (Staffs) Historical Society, established   A word of warning here – in we change from having population figures for Stockport Etchells to having the population for Cheadle & Gatley Urban District Council. That includes Gatley, Heald Green, Cheadle, Cheadle Hulme and Adswood.

However, the growth in these figures seems to be representative of the growth in Gatley – as can be seen. History. Cheadle is an historic market town dating back to Anglo-Saxon times, being referred to in the Domesday Book. It was (and still is, but not for administrative purposes) in the historic Staffordshire Hundred of Totmonslow; nowadays it is part of the Staffordshire Moorlands area.

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The rare photographs covers two centuries of Cheadle history, dating back to the s and include early pictures of Abney Hall, Cheadle High Street and the historic St Mary's parish church.

Local leisure facilities are at Cheadle Recreation Ground and South Moorlands Leisure Centre. The High Street of Cheadle has many old buildings and is little changed from how it looked in the Victorian era.

Economy JCB Earthmovers factory. Cheadle was mentioned in the Domesday Book as a small and unimportant hamlet with a small population. General and Local History: Cheadle Discovery and Visitor Centre Pubs in Cheadle Staffordshire: Past and Present Lowndes Photography (Portrait Gallery) Staffordshire Past Track Heritage Open Days Domesday Book Online History of the Workhouse.

Genealogy Links: – Genealogy and Local History Forum FreeBMD Homepage. History. Cheadle is an historic market town dating back to Anglo-Saxon times, being referred to in the Domesday Book.

[1] It was (and still is, but not for administrative purposes) in the historic Staffordshire Hundred (administrative division) of Totmonslow; nowadays it is part of the Staffordshire Moorlands area.

Cheadle appears in the Domesday Book as "Celle" held by the lord of the manor. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Cheadle, Staffordshire. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better. Buy Stockport: A History 1st Edition by Arrowsmith, Peter (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Read More $ Local history is the study of history in a geographically local context and it often concentrates on the local community. It incorporates cultural and social aspects of history. Historic plaques are one form of documentation of significant occurrences in the past and oral histories are another.

Cheadle is an historic market town in Staffordshire, near the city of Stoke-on-Trent. It is a base for exploring the Peak District National Park and is four miles from Alton Towers theme park. Compiled by Chesterfield & District Local History Society A commemorative booklet detailing one of Chesterfield’s largest companies.

With 55 black and white photographs and illustrations of Robinsons’ achievements, family, businesses and employees. In the current wards of Adswood, Cheadle East, Cheadle West, Cheadle Hulme North, Cheadle Hulme South, Gatley and Heald Green were established. Under the Local Government Act the Cheadle and Gately Urban District was abolished, and Cheadle has, since 1 Aprilformed an unparished area of the Metropolitan Borough of Stockport.

Parish History [edit | edit source]. CHEADLE, is a village, a parish, and a sub-district, in Stockport district, village stands near the river Mersey, it is 2 miles NW of the junction of the Macclesfield and Congleton railway with the Manchester and Crewe railway, and 2¼ WSW of Stockport.

Mike Plant is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with Mike Plant and others you may know. I have a keen interest in my family tree, local history and the fortean aspects of life. Cheadle and District Round Table, Cheadle and District Book Club, Citizens Advice Cheadle - Staffs, Cheadle Young Farmers, Choices of Cheadle.

The settlement at Caverswall is mentioned in the Domesday Book of which tells us that a man called Wulfgeat prevously held Cavreswelle and that by the time of the great survey it was owned by Robert de Stafford.

Robert`s tenant was Arnulf of Hesdin. As with many places in the county we are very fortunate, Caverswall local history is never. Cheadle Royal Hospital stands to the south of Cheadle, on the west side of the Wilmslow Road.

The 9ha site, occupying level ground, is bounded to the south and west by C20 housing development, to the east by the Wilmslow Road, and to the north by open ground, formerly part of the hospital grounds.

The fastest-growing Transport, Military, Local & General History publisher in the UK. Amberley Publishing provides a fresh approach to regional and general history. The Staffordshire Hoard has understandably attracted a large amount of interest since its discovery two years ago. Smaller hoards are by no means uncommon within the north of the county.

In a collection of Roman coins was discovered in Rocester during the construction of the mill. In a further 2, Roman coins were. Parish History Edit. CHEADLE, is a village, a parish, and a sub-district, in Stockport district, village stands near the river Mersey, it is 2 miles NW of the junction of the Macclesfield and Congleton railway with the Manchester and Crewe railway, and 2¼ WSW of Stockport.

Historical Cheadle (Staffordshire), Cheadle, Stoke-On-Trent, United Kingdom. 1, likes 50 talking about this. A page dedicated to the historical aspects of Cheadle in ers: K. Cheadle Hulme School is a coeducational independent day school in Cheadle Hulme, also saw the launch of a new Bursary scheme, honouring the traditions of the founding fathers of the School, and a book, "Heads and Tales", was specially produced for the occasion.

A History of Cheadle Hulme School – nates: 53°22′07″N 2°11′39″W /. This is for all the residents of Cheadle Stoke-on-Trent to help keep the community informed and update on local affairs History Cheadle is an historic market town dating back to Anglo-Saxon times, being referred to in the Domesday Book.

It was (and still is, but not for administrative purposes) in the historic Staffordshire Hundred (administrative division) of Totmonslow; nowadays it is part.

Cheadle is a name whose history is connected to the ancient Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. The name is derived from when the Cheadle family once lived in or near either of the settlements called Cheadle in the counties of Cheshire and e belongs to the class of habitation names, which are derived from pre-existing names for towns, villages, parishes, or farmsteads.

RAF Cheadle - Woodhead Hall, the hub of the secret wartime RAF Y Service. October page in preparation. An extensive history of the district, published in by Draycott Parish Council, has been written by Matthew Pointon.

Copies of his book ‘A History of The Parish of Draycott-en-le-Moors‘ sold out in However, extra copies can still be ordered via Lulu, the online publishing site.

Cheadle / ˈ tʃ iː d əl / is a large suburban village in the Metropolitan Borough of Stockport, Greater Manchester, England. Historically in Cheshire, it borders Cheadle Hulme, Gatley, Heald Green and Cheadle Heath in Stockport, and East Didsbury in Manchester.

Init had a population of 14, History. There has been human occupation in the area that is now Cheadle since prehistoric. In Cheadle Hulme became a parish and both Cheadle and Cheadle Hulme were reunited (after years) as part of the same parish in In Cheadle and Gatley became an Urban District. In this consisted of acres, a population ofand a rateable value of £58, Photographs of Cheadle in the s.

Exterior of Abney Hall which was used as the Cheadle and Gatley Urban District Council Town Hall from Click on image for enlargement. Former members of the Cheadle Home Guard enjoy a reunion supper in a local hall in the early s. Community and Change: A History of Local Government in Cheadle and Gatley.

Cheadle and Gatley Urban District Council. Clarke, Heather (). Cheadle Through The Ages. E.J. Morten. ISBN Craig, Fred W. Boundaries of parliamentary constituencies – Political Reference Publications. ISBN History Early history. The Domesday Book provides the earliest mention of the area, where it is recorded as "Cedde", Celtic for "wood".

[2] Local archaeological finds include Bronze Age axes discovered in Cheadle. Evidence of Roman occupation includes coins and jewellery, which were discovered in [3] The modern-day Cheadle Road was originally known as Street Lane, and may be of Roman origin.

Books are generally available from a local history society or directly from the author. Lowdham bookshop The Book Case at 50 Main St, Lowdham, Nottingham NG14 7BE telephone stocks a comprehensive range of local history books and publications which can be found at History Early history.

The Domesday Book provides the earliest mention of the area, where it is recorded as "Cedde", Celtic for "wood". Local archaeological finds include Bronze Age axes discovered in Cheadle.

Evidence of Roman occupation includes coins and jewellery, which were discovered in The modern-day Cheadle Road was originally known as Street Lane, and may be of Roman origin.Community and Change: A History of Local Government in Cheadle and Gatley.

Cheadle and Gatley Urban District Council. Clarke, Heather (). Cheadle Through The Ages. E.J. Morten. ISBN Craig, Fred W. S. (). Boundaries of parliamentary constituencies – Political Reference Publications.

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