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history and directory of Macclesfield and its vicinity.

history and directory of Macclesfield and its vicinity.

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Published by Printed by W.D. Varey in Manchester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Macclesfield (England) -- History.,
  • Macclesfield (England) -- Description and travel.,
  • Macclesfield (England) -- Directories.

  • Edition Notes

    Directory compiled by J. Plant and T. Gregory.

    GenreDirectories.
    ContributionsPlant, J., Gregory, T., fof Macclesfield.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination216 p. ;
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16178413M

    Macclesfield är en stad och en civil parish i grevskapet Cheshire i tillhör enhetskommunen Cheshire folkmängd uppgick till 56 invånare , på en yta av 18,79 km². [1] Macclesfield nämndes i Domedagsboken (Domesday Book) år , och kallades då Maclesfeld.[2]Macclesfield ligger i östra Cheshire, i västra utkanten av Peak District, vid floden Bollin Grevskap: Cheshire. Produced in conjunction with the Macclesfield Silk Museum, the CD shows the Macclesfield Town Map of At a scale of 10 feet to a mile the map gives amazing detail. To order a copy of the Macclesfield Town Maps CD click here for information and a printable Order Form. Projects. You are invited to help with our Group Projects.

      Macclesfield History Tour is a unique insight into the illustrious history of the town, its well-known streets and famous faces, and explains what they meant to local people throughout the nineteenth and into the twentieth century. Title: The History of her: British Library, Historical Print EditionsThe British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. It is one of the world's largest research libraries holding over million items in all known languages and formats: books, journals, newspapers, sound recordings, patents, maps, stamps 5/5(1).

    Things to Do in Macclesfield, England: See Tripadvisor's 4, traveler reviews and photos of Macclesfield tourist attractions. Find what to do today, this weekend, or in June. We have reviews of the best places to see in Macclesfield. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions. Macclesfield’s full of it. Silk, that is. Macclesfield grew as one of the main silk centres of the country, renowned for the skill of its designers and for its richly patterned woven fabrics. Fashionistas will love discovering the story of Macclesfield’s textile heritage as told at .


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The History of Macclesfield Paperback – Aug by John Corry (Author) › Visit Amazon's John Corry Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central 5/5(1). Books about Macclesfield area Browse 35 photo books on Macclesfield and the surrounding area.

See All Books Memories of Macclesfield Read and share your memories of Macclesfield itself or of a particular photo of Macclesfield. There are 5 memories of Macclesfield to. As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells from the vale, and midway leaves the storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head.

Appears in books from The Macclesfield Alphabet Book (British Library Add MS ), a medieval alphabetic pattern book in the library of the Earls of Macclesfield since aboutis the most complete set of pattern designs for manuscript decoration that survived from medieval Britain.

It contains 14 different types of decorative alphabets. "These include an alphabet of decorative initials with faces; foliate. A Short History of Macclesfield by Dorothy Bentley Smith Mentioned in Domesday as Maclesfeld, it stood along important salt routes for traders and their packhorses from Northwich and Middlewich in Cheshire, to today’s areas of Sheffield, Buxton and Chesterfield in Yorkshire and Derbyshire.

A Longer History of Macclesfield. Macclesfield and its surrounding area have an interesting and rich history and much of this can be found in our reference book Macclesfield: 'Reflections along the Angas'. The history of a town involves questions such as.

The settlement that became Macclesfield is, however, of Saxon origin, a manor there being owned by the kings of Mercia, doubtless attracted by the forested surroundings which provided good hunting grounds.

In the Domesday Book of the town features as Maclesfield; in a document of as Makeslefield. Two suggestions are made as to the meaning of the name Macclesfield: the most probable is that Maccle is a corruption of Michael.

Macclesfield was, from toa local government district with borough status in Cheshire, England. It included the towns of Bollington, Knutsford, Macclesfield and Wilmslow and within its wider area the villages and hamlets of Adlington, Disley, Gawsworth, Kerridge, Pott Shrigley, Poynton, Prestbury, Rainow, Styal, Sutton and TytheringtonStatus: Non-metropolitan district.

Macclesfield is a market town and civil parish in Cheshire, town lies on the River Bollin, in the east of the county on the edge of the Cheshire Plain, with Macclesfield Forest to its east. It is around 16 miles south of Manchester city centre and 38 miles (60 km) to the east of Chester.

Before the Norman Conquest, Macclesfield was held by Edwin, Earl of Mercia and was assessed at Country: England. People are being warned to stay away from an area of Macclesfield due to congestion building up near a coronavirus testing centre.

A drive-through Covid test centre has been set up on Churchill Way car park in Macclesfield. It is one of the 42 regional testing sites the government has opened, with a further eight expected to be up and running by the end of the month. Macclesfield, town and former borough (district), Cheshire East unitary authority, historic county of Cheshire, northwestern England.

The former borough included a narrow strip of the Pennines in the east that is part of the Peak District National Park. Macclesfield was the centre of the silk. Macclesfield Union, Cheshire [Bibliography] Up to Macclesfield had a workhouse fromprobably near the Market Place and later moved to Town's Yard, at the corner of Buxton Road and Commercial Road.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. According to The History of Macclesfield by John Corry, published in London inthe Young Pretender, known also as "Bonnie Prince Charlie" stayed in Jordangate in Macclesfield on 1 December on the march south.

This is contrary to the story given in Streets and Houses of Old Macclesfield by John Earles, published in Earles states that the young pretender stayed at the Old Grammar. with the history of Macclesfield. The majority of these are of 19th century date and include Correy (), Earwaker (), Finney (, and ) and Ormerod ().

There is a short draft survey of medieval Macclesfield by Rick Turner (undated), in the Cheshire Sites File Size: 1MB. The Macclesfield Family History Centre serves members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and anyone else interested in family history research. There is a large car park including blue badge spaces near the entrance to the building which has level access throughout.

Coal mines and slate and stone quarries are worked in the vicinity. The fine old church of St Michael, founded inis its most interesting building. Macclesfield was incorporated in the reign of Henry III., and was made a parliamentary borough in It returned 2 members to Parliament from untilwhen it was disfranchised.

The History of Peoria County, Illinois. Containing a history of the Northwest--history of Illinois--history of the county, its early settlement, growth, development, resources, etc., etc by Johnson & co., Chicago, pubPages: Check the HISTORY show schedule and find out when your favorite shows are airing.

Find cast bios, videos, and exclusive content on   "Day in the History of Macclesfield" by Ken Hall CFA: Our Lives - Digital Storytelling Project Presented by CFA, State Government of Victoria, ACMI (Australi.

Lookup People, Phone Numbers, Addresses & More in Macclesfield, NC. Whitepages is the largest and most trusted online phone book and directory. We use .Based on the oral history project of the factory, the book will be launched at the Macclesfield Institute Hall on Saturday 27th May,from pm.

For more information go to our Events page. History Mysteries: Perhaps you can solve a History Mystery involving our Macclesfield past? The next concerns the Macclesfield Hotel.Prestbury is a village and civil parish in Cheshire, England, about miles (3 km) north of the census, it had a population of 3, increasing slightly to 3, at the census.

Alongside fellow "Cheshire Golden Triangle" villages Wilmslow and Alderley Edge, it is one of the most sought-after and expensive places to live outside grid reference: SJ