Shelves No. 1, 2 & 3 : Contents

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Shelves No. 1, 2 & 3 : Contents

Description

Item stored on shelves in the archive room.
These are folders/ boxes which are to large for general archive or ongoing projects.

Identifier

Louiset
Shelf

Collection Items

Ann Hearle Postcard  Collection : Local Views &  Events
A large selection of over 1000 postcards dating from 1900's, collected by Anne Hearle over 40 years. Above examples shown above are : Sportsman Arms Miss Edwards driving with Chauffeur in back seat Compstall Post Office Windlehurst Brabyns Military…

Eating Places of the Marple Area
Two Blue A4 Arch Lever files with promotion material, newspaper cuttings and information on restuarants, cafe, and take aways of the Marple Area.
Folder 1 : A - I
Folder 2 : J - Z

See Index for listings of premises covered.

Also see Public…

Public Houses of the Marple Area
Two blue A4 arch lever folder containing promotional material, information and newspaper cuttings relating to the public houses of the Marple area.
Folder 1 : A - M
Folder 2 : N - Z

See Index for listings of premises covered.

Also see Eating…

Deeds & Conveyances :  Ley Hay Park, Winnington Road etc
Box containing eighty two original Deeds and Conveyances relating to Ley Hey Park, Winnington Road etc dating from 1901 - 1911.

Interested parties include Enoch Tempest, Miss Hudson of Brabyns Park, Bradshaw Isherwoods and numerous others.

See…

Longhurst Lane / Moor End Road Survey  :  2007 - 2011
Twelve blue arch lever files produced from a Longhurst Road / Moor End Road Survey which was carried out by MLHS members from 2007 - 2011.

The survey was carried out as a local history project that formed part of the Lottery funded Mellor Project…

Photographs taken for the Longhurst Lane / Moor End Survey : 2008/9
Shoe box holding 14 compact discs containing the photographs taken for the Longhurst Lane/ Moor End Road Survey of 2008/9.

Spare photographs not used for the main folders

See Index for further information along with some handwritten notes.

Artefacts Box Number 1
Box file containing miscellaneous artefacts donated to Marple Local History Society.
Over 14 small items including :
a. Three medallions commemorating the opening of Marple Recreation Ground, an aluminium one for younger children and a bronze one…

Artefacts Box Number 2
Box file containing miscellaneous artefacts donated to Marple Local History Society : …

Artefacts Box Number 4 : Crockery
Collection of 16 items of crockery from several local churches and other institutions donated to Marple Local History Society.
Comprising :
Milk Jug from Mellor Sunday School : 1875 (inscription CMFC)
Souvenir mug fro Samuel Oldknow 2000…

Individual Artefacts on Shelf 3
Individual Artefacts too large to be boxed :
a. Copper Scoop
b. Boxed Gas Mask from WW2
c. Bricks from Rose Hill Brickworks : J W Tymm. Donated by Edmund Wilkinson 1994.
d. Bottle of Paraffin : JE Robinson
e. Silver Trowel with boned handle…

Artefacts Box Number 4b : Crockery 2
Small blue Moorcroft box comprising souvenir teapot and biscuit barrel:
Teapot and matching Biscuit barrel with transfer print to celebrate the Coronation of George V on 22nd June 1911.
Donated to Marple Local History Society by Edmund Wilkinson…

Artifacts Box Number 3
Box file containing miscellaneous artefacts donated to Marple Local History Society :
a. Silver Cup presented to Harold Kay 1902 by the Marple & District Horticultural Cup for achieving highest points
b. Armitage Challenge Silver Cup from the…
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