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 looks in detail at the disastrous outcome of two trains colliding on Stockport viaduct and why five people died due to a thick smog.
An in depth history of Stockport’s Castle, first documented in 1173 perched on Castel Hill and later rebuilt in stone.
The country had six lines of defence against the Germans possible invasion and one went through Stockport – by Kevin Dranfield.
Jim Clare’s self guided walk book around the town centre of Stockport is full of interesting facts about it’s history and heritage.
Stockport Past & Present documents the changes to our town using photographs from different periods, with brief descriptions .
Covering the history of poverty in Stockport from the Black Death in 1348 to WWII – by Coral Dranfield.
The history of the Lancashire Bridge from Medieval beginnings to the present day – by Daphne Breen.
This A4 black & white book has fascinating stories of the Market Place and the people that frequented it. With many rare old photographs.
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