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Mellor ChurchMellor Church provided by Janet Homes.May 22, 2020
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Mellor VillageA hand-coloured version of a Mellor Village postcard. Provided by Janet Holmes. May 22, 2020
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Mellor MultiviewA multiview card of Mellor scenes provided by Janet Holmes.May 22, 2020
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Mellor ChurchA hand-coloured postcard of Mellor Church, provided by Janet Holmes.May 22, 2020
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Moor End Post OfficeInside Moor End Post Office in November 1995. From Marple Local History Society Archives.May 01, 2020
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Ivy Cottage, New House HillIvy Cottage on New House Hill, Mellor. From Marple Local History Society Archives. Apr 23, 2020
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New House HillMethodist Chapel, New House Hill, Moor End, Mellor. From Marple Local History Society Archives. Apr 23, 2020
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Mellor School Centenary 1980Mellor School Centenary on new building in 1980. Cllr Harvey Cooke opener. 3rd from left: Jack brady, Miles Arnfield, Mrs Cooke, Rev R Phillips, Mrs Phillips, Headmaster. From Marple Local History Society Archives. Apr 23, 2020


Mellor


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This album takes in the area of Mellor travelling up Longhurst Lane from Marple Bridge, over Cateract Bridge and onwards as far as the Devonshire Arms. It also includes Brook Bottom, Slack Wood, Soldiers' Nob and the Mellor Cross at Cobden Edge.

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Mellor Church


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We have just enough photographs of St. Thomas's Church at Mellor to feature its own album and hope to add more to it in the near future.

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Moorend


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Hard to believe that peaceful Moorend was once home to the huge Dove Bank Mill seen in drawings here. This collection of Moorend pictures is largely reproduced with the kind permission of Mrs Ashworth of Moorend.

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A Mellor Collection


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The photos in this album were given to MLHS by Hilary Ellam whose parents and grandparents were from Mellor. Hilary's parents were Peter Davis and (Winifred) Shirley Davis (nee Hall). Hilary’s grandparents were Annie Mary Hall (nee Daniels) and Bernard Hall. Bernard Hall ran a butcher’s shop in Mellor with his brother, as well as being a part time postman. The Davis family were tailors from Marple Bridge. Barbara Hall and Shirley were sisters. Hilary reckons that the majority of the photographs were taken in the 1930s when her Aunt Barbara, born in 1925, would have been in the guides.

82 files, last one added on Oct 02, 2018
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1911 Coronation in Mellor


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A complete album from Marple Local History Society archives featuring pictures of the Parish of Mellor taken during the celebrations for the Coronation of HM King George V on 22 June 1911.

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Soldiers' Nob2368 viewsSoldiers' Nob, Mellor (Cobden Edge).
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Townscliffe Farm House 19812014 viewsTownscliffe Farm House, from the Marple Civic Society Archives, dated 1981.
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Mellor Cross erection 19701412 viewsIn the early 1970s, despite some local opposition, the local churches together raised a wooden cross on the highest part of Cobden Edge. Each Easter there is a march with members from all the churches and a service held at the cross.
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Wooden Cross1200 viewsThe Old Wooden Cross at Cobden Edge.
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Mellor Cross erection 19701113 viewsThe erection of the Mellor Cross on Cobden Edge in 1970.
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Slack Wood Cottage1020 viewsThe old man outside his cottage in Slack Wood, Mellor.
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Mellor Post Office980 viewsFormer Mellor Post Office, now a private residence.
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Cateract Bridge932 viewsCataract Bridge on Longhurst Lane, Mellor, before widening (pre 1st World War).

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Devonshire Arms 1978The Devonshire Arms, from the Marple Civic Society Archives, dated 1978.
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Lower CroftThought to be Lower Croft, Mellor. From Marple Local History Society Archives.
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Devonshire ArmsThe Devonshire Arms Public House in Mellor. provided by Janet Holmes.
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MellorMellor Village, provided by Ray Noble.
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Cateract BridgeCataract Bridge on Longhurst Lane, Mellor, before widening (pre 1st World War).
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Mellor Hall interior 1976The interior of Mellor Hall in 1976. From Marple Local History Society Archives.
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Longhurst LaneA gent on Longhurst Lane in 1911. From Marple Local History Society Archives.
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Longhurst LaneSchool House Row, Longhurst Lane, Mellor.

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