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Single page photocopy of extract from "Bredbury" by Reeves & Turner 1991 mentioning Lower Waterside Farm.

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Single photocopy document headed Parish, Manor and Townships with scale showing Ludworth and Mellor Chapelry.
Page 34 from booklet entitled Glossop Dale, Manor and Borough published by the Glossop and District Historical Society 1973.

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Original copy of 52 page booklet entitled Thomas, Ralph and Samuel Waller, Mill owners and Methodist of Manchester and Mellor by Ann Hearle.
Contains map, documents and photographs of the Waller Family.

Eighty Six page booklet entitled "The Story of One Hundred Years" by Marjorie Jones with preface by the Dean of Manchester giving the history and reminiscences of residents of Mellor Cathedral Home.

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Original booklet produced by the High Lane Residents Association entitled The High Lane Resident with black and white photographs of local landmarks with map and index giving information of clubs, churches, and local information.

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Booklet entitled Strines History Walk by Rosemary Taylor with map highlighting the points of interest along the described walk,.
Published by New Mills Heritage Centre 1995

Advertisement flyer for Marple Choral Society advertising "Music for Royal Occasions" to be held at Norbury Parish Church on 3.11.18. with the Stockport Symphony orchestra.
Reverse gives further details of membership and Christmas Concert.

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12 colour photographs recording the damage and subsequent repair of Compstall Road Bridge during 2018.
Photographs taken by Bill Beard

Large architect drawing for proposed new 54 bed nursing home on site of derelict former isolation wing, project title "Marple Dale Care Home on Dale Road, Marple". Plan drawn up by Bowker Sadler for their clients The Mount House Limited in…

Black ring binder containing magazine articles from Cheshire Life and Stockport Heritage relating to Marple and surrounding areas on miscellaneous topics and dates.
See Index for full list in yellow folder

Folder containing original copy of the Goyt Mill News dated December 1989 Issue 1 promoting the business at Goyt Mill.

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Eleven folders containing numerous original copies of The Review dating from Spring 2002 -2014.

Seven folders containing numerous original copies of the Community Newspaper from 2001 - 2004, formally the Romiley & Marple Mail.

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Seven folders containing a selection of original copies of the Romiley & Marple Mail various issues dating from 1997 (issue 32) to 2000 (issue 71)

Four folders holding a selection of original copies of the Marple Mail from 1995, 1996 and 1997.

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Four original copies of front pages and complete edition of the broadsheet newspaper the North Cheshire Herald :
a. October 1941 : Photocopy of "Seen from the Ridge" by Observer
b. September 1967 : Flood in Mellor
c. May 1968 : Royal Visit…

Original copy of the Stockport Times ( East Division ) dated 3rd May 1985 with front page article on Alfred Heath name being remembered on Marple's War Memorial.
Other stories from the Marple Area.

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Selection of newspapers distributed around the Marple area :
a. Maple & District Messenger 1996 : newspaper format from Marple Hall School with information on school activities.
b. Marple Matters : Issue 1 Summer 2002 : Newspaper designed to…

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Twenty six original copies of the Marple Post / selection of front pages from 1960's including free copy of New Dimensions (Marple Council of Churches Sponsored Newspaper)
1966 : Front Pages Issues 2, 3 & 8 : Issue 5,7,8 & 9
1967 : Issue 11, 12 ,…

Nine original copies of the Maple Gazette a free newspaper distributed in Marple during the 1970's with Council News and event and advertisement from local businesses.
Volumes 1 : Numbers 1, 3, 5 & 12 from 1973
Volumes 2 : Numbers 3, 5 7, 8 & 10…

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Newspaper article taken from Manchester City News 1905 under the heading "Residential Districts v A Group of Villages on the Cheshire & Derbyshire Borders, giving information of the residential development of villages of Marple, Romiley and Mellor…

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Photographic record of an exhibition boards produced for the "Fact and Fun Day" at Roman Lakes 2018, showing the places of worship in and around Marple, its history, development and decline.
Seven Pages.

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Booklet entitled "lst Maple - The Early years 1908 - 1918" with history of the Marple Scout Troup with black and white photographs and descriptions of activities.
Date of publication unknown.

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Documents from meeting by Marple Local Committee dated 19th February 2003 into alleged unauthorised development at Alta Vista and Ley Lane, Marple Bridge with plans. 2003

Report from Marple Area Committee dated 19th February 2003 requesting comments on the several draft gateway infill designs.
Also five designs from the Environment and Economic Development Services at SMBC
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