Covers a wide range of Stockport historical events, features, buildings etc.
The Dungeon, the Devil & the Dark Side of Stockport
This book about death, danger and disease, highlights the darker side of Stockport with 107 illustrated pages of fascinating stories and facts. It also contains two maps to help locate the areas involved.
A Castle in the Air – The history of Wycliffe Congregational Church
This booklet traces the history of this grade II listed church, from a disagreement at the Tabernacle, through extensions in 1876 and 1902, to bomb damage during WWII – with a few of the notable characters who have shaped the building’s past.
The Invasion of 1745 through Lancashire & Cheshire
The attempted invasion by Scottish troupes in 1745, led by Bonnie Prince Charlie had a bigger effect on Stockport than you may have thought. This book is well researched and tells a fascinating story.