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Marple Locks Festival 2005The second Marple Locks Festival in July 2005.Jul 16, 2017
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Marple Locks Festival 2005The second Marple Locks Festival in July 2005.Jul 16, 2017
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Marple Locks Festival 2005The second Marple Locks Festival in July 2005.Jul 16, 2017
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Marple Locks Festival 2005The second Marple Locks Festival in July 2005.Jul 16, 2017
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Marple Locks Festival 2005The second Marple Locks Festival in July 2005.Jul 16, 2017
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Marple Locks Festival 2005The second Marple Locks Festival in July 2005.Jul 16, 2017
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Marple Locks Festival 2005The second Marple Locks Festival in July 2005.Jul 16, 2017
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Marple Locks Festival 2005The second Marple Locks Festival in July 2005.Jul 16, 2017


Millennium Exhibition 2000


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In the year 2000, to celebrate the Millennium, Marple Local History Society put on a comprehensive exhibition covering the history of Marple, Mellor, Ludworth and District in Marple Library. Although these pictures are not large enough to read the displays properly they do at least give a flavour of the event.

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Locks Festival 2004


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Photos from the very first Marple Locks Festival organised by Marple Locks Heritage Society.

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Locks Festival 2005


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The second Marple Locks Festival organised by Marple Locks Heritage Society.

12 files, last one added on Jul 16, 2017
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Marple Carnival 2007


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An album of photos taken during Marple Carnival 2007. If you have any good photos of this or past, present or future carnivals that you'd like to add to these galleries, please get in touch.

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Locks Festival 2007


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Photos from the third Marple Locks festival organised by Marple Locks Heritage Society.

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Marple Carnival 2008


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An Album of photographs taken during the 2008 Marple Carnival on a wet and windy 21st June. If you have any good photos of the day that you would like to add here please get in touch.

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Raft Race 2008


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The Raft Race is a long standing event in the Marple and District calendar that was started by the Marple Fire Brigade and continued by the Round Table. Nowdays it is organised by the Motor Neurone Disease Society and raises funds for that good cause. Despite poor weather the 2008 event was still well attended, after all, you can only get so wet!

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Swimwear Fashion Event 2008


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On Saturday 28th June 2008 Bare Necessities of Market Street held a Swimwear Fashion Event on the Precinct in support of the Find a Cure for Martha Campaign. The event was opened by Martha herself and these photos were kindly provided by Arthur Procter.

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Rose Hill Station in winter1273 viewsThe severe winter of 1947 brings chaos to the trains at Rose Hill Station - You can just make out the chimney of the Railway pub in the background.
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Bowling Green Ablaze1234 viewsThe Bowling Green was set alight by arsonists while waiting for demolition.
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Woodley Whit Walk1216 viewsWoodley Primitive Methodist Sunday School Whit Walk.
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Drought circa 19201100 viewsA visit to the well on "Coal Pit Lane", now Edward Street, during a drought c1920.
L to R (Back Row): Harry France, Not known, Harriet Greaves, Annie Swan, Mrs Annie Aldred, Mrs Bradbury, Marie Knowles, Mrs Walsh, Emily Knowles, Not known, Marie Etchells, Laura Booth, Nellie Hudson, Cissie Aldred, Mary Booth, Lucy Bradbury, Miss Walsh, Alice France.
(Bottom Row): Sam Nield, Alfie Nield, Stanley Etchells, Joe Wood, Charlie Wood, Willie Aldred, Beatie Aldred, Jane France.
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Marple 10k Trail Run 20081085 viewsFirst lady? Photo by Svetlana Roberts.
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Hyde Bank Tunnel Collapse1075 viewsA hole has appeared in the garden of Hyde Bank Hall, between Marple and Romiley.
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Rose Hill Station in winter1029 viewsSoldiers help to clear the line at Rose Hill Station in February 1940.

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Marple Carnival 2014Carnival Day photo from Brabyns Preparatory School.
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Carnival Parade 2008Clashing colours! Photo by Len Maynard.
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Memorial Park2010 Carnival Queen Victoria Penney.
By Mark Whittaker.
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Toast DeliAn array of wine bottles on the Toast Deli stall. By S. Roberts.
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Remembrance Sunday 2016Remembrance Day Service, 13th November 2016, Memorial Park. Taken by Arthur Procter.
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Marple Carnival 2017Marple Carnival Parade, by Arthur Procter.
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Mellor Mill Fact and Fun Day 2016The Mellor Mill Fact and Fun Day at the mill site and Roman Lakes on Sunday 4 September. A great day out for all the family. By Arthur Procter.
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Marple Carnival 2015Lion Dance, by Jake Taylor.

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