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Development of Marple

Rose Hill House

History of a minor manor house 1820 - 1920.

Written : Kate Cooper.

Published: Marple Local History Society. 1996.

A5 booklet, 38 pages, 16 illustrations.

Price: £2.25

ISBN: 953371664

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Little is known of Edward Waine except that, along with other prominent residents of Marple, he was a member of the first Select Vestry which was established in 1820 by Act of Parliament for 'the management of the concerns of the poor of Marple'. This Vestry was 'gentlemen being substantial householders or occupiers of formed of land within the Township of Marple’.