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 A4 black & white book has fascinating stories of the Market Place and the people that frequented it. With many rare old photographs.
The history of the building of Stockport’s twin viaducts, by Kevin Dranfield.
A sequel to Jim’s early life. He continues his adventures into National Service.
The country had six lines of defence against the Germans possible invasion and one went through Stockport – by Kevin Dranfield.
Stories of some of the people buried at St. Mary’s church in the Market Place Stockport, by Jill Trumble.
Covering the history of poverty in Stockport from the Black Death in 1348 to WWII – by Coral Dranfield.
William J. Battersby started from small beginnings a hat factory that grew to be one of the biggest in Stockport by Rupert Battersby.
This A4 black & white book looks in detail at the disastrous outcome of two trains colliding on Stockport viaduct and why five people died due to a thick smog.
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