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 has both attempted murder and mysterious spectors. A street that is now a parking space has a history that will amaze.
Find out who had which shops in Little Underbank, and what they were selling in 1910.
An A4 black & white book with stories from the social side of some of Stockport’s old Inns and Taverns by Coral Dranfield.
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.
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.
A humorous account of Jim Clare’s early life and adventures.
William J. Battersby started from small beginnings a hat factory that grew to be one of the biggest in Stockport by Rupert Battersby.
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