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Garages of Marple and District.


Folder containing items relating to Garages in Marple and District.


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Collection Items

Garages of Marple : Project by Keith Crowther 2002
Folder produced by Keith Crowthers of Marple with research information and photographs of the Garages of Marple 2002.
Covering Services Stations, Garages, Coach Operators, Motor sales/spares/components, cycles shops and garages that have closed.

Newspaper advert for Joseph Cockshoot (Marple) Ltd
Photocopy of advertisement for Joseph Cockshoot Limited of Stockport Road and Cross Lane, Marple giving information on the services offered dated circa 1961.

Newspaper inset advertisement for Yeates' Garage 1992
Newspaper insert from The Stockport Times dated 19th March 1992 under the heading "A lifetime's motoring with G R Yeates" promoting 65 years in Marple and showing the new garage forecourt and services offered with photographs of old and new.

Newspaper advert for H Braddock relocation details 2003
Newspaper advertisement from Community News, November 2003 giving details of relocation of H Braddocks of Marple to Aqueduct Business Centre Marple and details of services offered by Brian Lomas, new owner.

Letter from Mr  R Braddock : Brief history of Garage
Handwritten letter from Mr R Braddock to Mr Beardsley advising him he is unable to attend his talk on "Braddock Enterprises in Marple" due to ill health. Also brief history of his father who started the business.

Planning Application : H Braddock & Sons Ltd : 2003
Planning application dated 15th September 2003 from Mr Robinson for redevelopment of the site of H Braddock & Son Ltd, The Garage, Oldknow Road, Marple into 2 semi-detatched dwellings with plans

Estate Agent Details for 22 & 22a Oldknow Road : Braddocks Old Garage
Reed Rains sale details of two semi-detached properties on the site of Braddocks Garage ; demolished in 2004.
Related to previous item GAR/01/06
Newspaper cutting from Marple Review 2007 showing owners of property on Oldknow Road with brief history…
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