Ludworth : Folder 2

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Ludworth : Folder 2


The Ludworth area of Marple Bridge.


Folder containing items relating to the Ludworth Area

Also see Box File 20 : Listed Buildings


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Collection Items

Marple Bridge Conservation Area : 2005
Correspondence from Stockport Borough Council 2005, map Leaflet and information on extending the Marple Bridge Conservation Area

Newspaper Cuttings relating to Town Street  Collapse :  1991
Numerous newspaper cutting relating to Town Street collapse at Marple Bridge and its reconstruction dating from December 1991 reporting the collapse to reopening 12 months later and the effect on the local community and businesses.

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Three magazine Ariticles on Marple Bridge : 1998, 2003 &  2007
Three magazine Articles relating to Marple Bridge :
1. Photocopy : Village Life : 1998 : Bridge Over Untroubled Water
2. Cheshire Life : 2003 : Marple Bridge & Mellor : Christmas Cards
3. Cheshire Life : 2007 : Logging on to the Future

Ludworth Censuses : 1841 -1901 : Compiled by Ruth Hargreaves
Typed essay entitled "A Few Facts taken from The Ludworth Censuses 1841-1901" by Ruth Hargreaves giving information on poplulation, residents, houses, public houses and their landlords used as a basis for a talk.

Irish Born People in Marple Bridge 1861
Typed pages giving information on Marple Bridge after 1850 after a large influx of Irish Born people arriving with the building of the railway with conculsion.
Typed information on the Lally family

Northumberland Arms Closure / redevelopment 2017/2018
Photographs of posters outside the Northumberland Arms after it closure when it was put up for sale as a "Prominent Development Opportunity"
Campaign to save the Pub to become an Assets of Community Value. 2017
Two newspaper cuttings :
a. "Group…

Northumberland Arms Convertion to Community Pub : 2017
Printed extract giving brief history of the Northumberland Arms in Marple Bridge and the aims of local residents to convert to Community Pub "The Thumb" it aims and how to buy shares and get involve.
Also interior colour photographs of the premises…

Postcard : Marple Bridge Landmarks : 1912
Photocopy of a postcard dated 1912 from the Valintine range showing concertinaed local views of Marple Bridge.
J Townsend family have the original

Map of Glossop Parish & Townships : Undated
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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