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.
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This £2 booklet not only lists the memorials in St. Mary’s Church it also gives the stories of the people remembered there.
A day etched deep into the history of industrial strife in Stockport, when a vast horde of strikers marched into town hell bent on closing down its manufacturing industry.
Covering the history of poverty in Stockport from the Black Death in 1348 to WWII – by Coral Dranfield.
Stockport Through Times is one of a series of books published by Amberley Publishing. They use old postcards and corresponding new photographs to document the changes to Stockport over 100 years.
This book follows the path of the Bugsworth Canal as if followed its way through to Manchester, including the branch to Stockport through Reddish. Beautifully illustrated.
A look at the heritage following the Tin Brook and surrounding areas by Grace Collier.
Looking at the fascinating history behind Stockport’s streets and their sometimes strange origins, by Kevin Dranfield
This £2 booklet gives a full discrition of the crimes and punishments expected in Stockport over the cenuties.
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