Ludworth : Miscellaneous

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Ludworth : Miscellaneous


Series of Folders relating to Ludworth


This is the Parent Collection for Ludworth
See Child collection for items of the Ludworth Folders

Also see Box File 20 : Listed Buildings



Collection Items

Rates Receipts / Demands : Various Dates
Collections of original rates receipts/demands from Rural District Council of Glossop-Dale : Parish of Ludworth for Mr Bradbury dating from 1929.
Original Demand from Ludworth Waterworks for Mr Hinchcliffe of Compstall : 1894
Photocopy of two page…

Weekend Cottage : Ludworth Moor
Photocopy of colour photograph showing "Weekend Cottage" on Ludworth Moor.

Marple Bridge, Compstall &amp; Mellor Messenger 1867<br /><br />
Diary Calendar 1936
Two original items :
1. Marple Bridge, Compstall & Mellor "Messenger" a monthly magazine of general and local interest from February 1867. Edited by Samuel Drakeford, The Parsonage, Marple Bridge.
2. Original unused Diary Calendar 1936 in aid of…

New Bridge at Marple Bridge : 1800
Two photocopies of handwritten documents relating to the building of a new bridge at Marple Bridge 1800. From Chester City Record Office

A walk around Marple : 1822
Typed extract from "Peak Scenery or "Excursions in Derbyshire" inscribed by permission to His Grace the Duke of Norfolk by E Rhodes Part 111 : 1822 Pages 46-48.
Description of walk along the banks of the Goyt and activity carried out by Mr Oldknow.

Ludworth Waterworks  from 1927
Three original items relating to the Waterworks and Sewers of Ludworth and Marple Bridge:
1. Ludworth Water Supply plan on wax A3 paper, setting out the plots to be acquired to protect supplies 1924, Brady & Partington, Civil Engineers.

History of Ludworth Ward of Marple Urban District Council
Two page handwritten notes of the History of the Local Government in the Ludworth Ward of Marple Urban District Council. From when in 1894 the overseers form a Parish Council
Author unknown.

2lst Century Clock for Marple Bridge : 2002
Promotional Leaflet for the 2lst Century Clock for Marple Bridge : 2002 giving details production, price, and order form

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

Marple Bridge Association : &quot;Winter Wonderland&quot; &amp; Street Parties
Miscellaneous Winter Wonderland and street party material :
Official Programmes 2004, 2006, 2010, 2013 and 30th Anniversary Event in 2017
Flyers and posters from several years giving details of event and newspaper report.
Numerous newspaper…

Transcription of Newspaper Cutting : 1908
Original newspaper cutting and typed transcript entitled "Copy of Old Newspaper Cutting : 1908" with notes on Ludworth, including The Kings Gift, The Old Tollbridge

Programmes for Dramatic Society Performances : 1922 &amp; !925
Photocopies of three programmes :
1. In aid of the Marple Bridge Sick Nursing Society "3 One Act Plays" performed by Marple Bridge Dramatic Society Nov 25th 1922.
2. Marple Bridge Orchestral Society " Grand Carnival Cafe" at the Congregational…

Posters and Flyers for Marple Bridge &amp; Town Street Events : Various Dates
Selection of Posters and Flyers for event to be held in Marple Bridge :
1. Marple Bridge Flower Fayre 24th June 1995
2. St Sebastian Pre School "Farewell" 17th July 1999
3. Marple Bridge Village Summer Dinner Dance 27th August 2005
4, Royal…

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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Plan showing Marple Bridge Shops : 1971
A4 plan showing use of buildings and shopping facilities in Marple Bridge Cheshire 1971.

Material relating to Ludworth Corn Mill
Miscellaneous material relating to Ludworth Corn Mill.
1. Extracts giving information on Marple & Ludworth Corn Mill.
2. Correspondence between Peter Bardsley and Mr Bennett with relation to Randle Bennett of Ludworth Mill 1746-83
3. Handwritten…

Derbyshire Deeds :  Ludworth Wills : 17th, 18th &amp; 19th century
A4 typed list of Ludworth Wills held at several Record Offices with brief details of the deeds and locating number. Also typed Information from Glossop Library

Three magazine Ariticles on Marple Bridge : 1998, 2003 &amp;  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

Historical notes on Marple Bridge
Typed 17 page draft document : Unknown author giving history of Marple Bridge from present (1992) from lst mention in 1621.
Photocopy of Marple Bridge information ; unknown source

Material Relating to Ludworth War Memorial : 1921
Material relating to the commission of a War Memorial at Ludworth, containing handwritten original minutes of Ludworth War Memorial Committee and correspondence with the Ministry of Pension re educational grants for children of deceased soldiers…

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…

Drawings/Photographs of Low Marple : Dr Hibberts House
One black and white photographs showing the old bridge and Doctor Hibberts House.
Two pen drawings one stating Low Marple, the home of the Hibbert Family, Doctors for three generations.
Photocopy of Pen drawing of Midland Public House and Brabyns…

Photographs of People and Places of Ludworth
Photographs not on Marple Website from the Ludworth area :
1. Two black and white prints of Ludworth School 1908 & 1954.
2. Seven black and white photocopied photos of local area in Ludworth with descriptions on reverse.
3. A4 Photocopy of Group…
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