Talks : Notes : Articles

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Talks : Notes : Articles


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Book List : Taken from Bibliothea : John H Cooke : 1904
Typed List of Books relating to Marple listed in Bibliotheca Cestriensis by John H Cooke : 1904
List of Books for reference : John Bradshaw

Marple Geology and Topography
Three typed pages entitled "Marple District : Geology and Topography" with hand drawn sketches and giving information on local area.
Author unknown

Faces & Places Magazine : March 1904
Original magazine "Faces & Places Illustrated" from March 1904 containing articles on Marple with local places/people of interest including Joel Wainwright, Marple, Marple Grammar School, Samuel Oldknow, Mellor Mill and Mrs Hudson and many more.

Correspondence & List of Local Farms : 1981
Papers relating to a proposed project on farms that never materialized by Mrs G A Swindells.
1. Letter from Stockport Borough Council with list of farms 1981
2. Notes on what information would be required to be of interest with names of residents…

Notes on Marple
4 pages of handwritten notes on Marple.
Miscellaneous facts of population, industries, housing developments, schools and road improvements.

Notes for talks, articles by Mrs G Swindells
Numerous typed and handwritten notes / articles and newspaper reports on miscellanous subjects :
1. Deeds at held at Manchester Central Library
2. Landowners / Occupiers List
3. Workhouse information and rules
4. Typed draft of talk "Poor of…

Filing Cards with Misc Notes : Various dates / sources / subjects
Brown envelope containing large number of miscellaneous historical notes of the area both typed and handwritten on large and small filing cards.
Newspaper reports, information from various sources and subjects relating to Marple area and people

Lime Kiln Notes and Research Material
Brown envelope containing 34 pages handwritten notes / jottings giving account of Marple Antiquarian Societies involvement in the research and history of Marple Lime Kilns from 1965

Two Reporters Notebooks : Miscellaneous Information/Research
Two reporters notebooks with miscellaneous material and research sources.
Various subjects, sources and dates, some in categories.

Flyers for Exhibitions : 1993
Two flyers advertising Exhibitions :
1. 1993 Marple Bridge Past & Present by Marple Local History Society
2. Millennia : The story of our Past : Maple Local History Society no year.

Letter 1995 : Local Exhibition & Notes
Letter from "Edmund" to "Peter" giving further information on some of the photographs in the exhibition i.e the Marple B Team

Ticket : A walk around Marple In Old Postcards : 1994
Original ticket for slide show "A walk around Marple in Old Postcards" to celebrate the centenary of the British Post Card by Ann Hearle.
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