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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An A4 black & white book with stories from the social side of some of Stockport’s old Inns and Taverns by Coral Dranfield.
A look at Little Underbank and its people in the Victorian/Edwardian eras by Jill Trumble.
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.
The history of the building of Stockport’s twin viaducts, by Kevin Dranfield.
An in depth history of Stockport’s Castle, first documented in 1173 perched on Castel Hill and later rebuilt in stone.
Stockport Past & Present documents the changes to our town using photographs from different periods, with brief descriptions .
William J. Battersby started from small beginnings a hat factory that grew to be one of the biggest in Stockport by Rupert Battersby.
This £2 booklet has both attempted murder and mysterious spectors. A street that is now a parking space has a history that will amaze.
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