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Holly Wood EndHolly Wood End at Mill Brow with Gird Lane Chapel in the distance. From Marple Local History Society Archives.Dec 02, 2019
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Holly Wood EndHolly Wood End at Mill Brow. From Marple Local History Society Archives.Dec 02, 2019
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Weir and Corn MillThe Weir and Flowerdew Corn Mill, Marple Bridge. From Marple Local History Society Archives. Nov 19, 2019
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Forge Bank Mill 1953A photo of Forge Bank Mill (Spade Forge) taken by Sybil Wych, who lives in Lincolnshire, when she was on holiday in 1953. From Marple Local History Society Archives.May 01, 2019
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Marple BridgeChildren on Brabyns Brow, near the Midland at Marple Bridge. Provided by Janet Holmes.Dec 30, 2018
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Marple Bridge MultiviewMarple Bridge Multiview postcard provided by Janet Holmes.Dec 30, 2018
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Marple BridgeA hand-colour version of this view of Marple Bridge provided by Janet Holmes.Dec 30, 2018
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Mellor Road and ChapelMellor Road and Chapel, Marple Bridge. Provided by Janet Holmes.Dec 27, 2018


Marple Bridge


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This album features Marple Bridge and the Weir and Corn Mill once known as Flowerdew Mill, as well as many other photographs of the general Marple Bridge area, including Lower Fold, Low Lea Road and Glossop Road.

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Town Street


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This album focuses on Town Street, the main shopping area of Marple Bridge and now central to the Marple Bridge Conservation Area. It includes a series of pictures that chart the dramatic collapse and eventual repair of Town Street after it fell into the river in 1991.

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Mill Brow


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This album features the tiny hamlet of Mill Brow, Marple Bridge, which now centres around the local pub the Hare and Hounds.

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Horseshoe Inn2847 viewsThe Horseshoe Inn and Lower Fold, Marple Bridge.
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Lower Fold2552 viewsLower Fold, Marple Bridge, from a 1960s postcard.
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Cruck Barn2393 viewsThe old Cruck Barn at Mill Brow, Marple Bridge.
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Lower Fold2253 viewsLower Fold, Marple Bridge, in quieter times. From Marple Local History Society Archives.
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Low Lea Road2168 viewsA view looking down Low Lea Road, Marple Bridge, taken in 1959.
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Marple Bridge2035 viewsA handcoloured shot of Marple Bridge from a Souvenir of Marple Booklet.
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Heys Farm1757 viewsHeys Farm, Marple Bridge, in the area between Glossop Road, Ley Lane and Constable Drive.
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Hollins Lane1679 viewsHollins Lane, Marple Bridge.

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Marple Bridge Postcard 4Image of Roman Bridge from a "Postcard Letter" published by Marple Bridge Post Office. From Marple Local History Society Archives.
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Mill BrowAn amazing postcard of Mill Brow with a faded ghostly image showing how it got its name.
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Marple BridgeMarple Bridge, with the Midland Inn on the left and the Horseshoe Inn on the right.
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Marple BridgeTwo young lads stroll past the Midland Hotel at Marple Bridge. From Marple Local History Society Archives.
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The Hare and Hounds PubThe Hare and Hounds at Mill Brow, Marple Bridge.
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Marple BridgeA view of the buildings once behind the Midland Hotel at Marple Bridge. From Marple Local History Society Archives.100 years
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Town Street CollapseTown Street repairs in progress during 1992. From Marple Local History Society Archives.
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Hollins LaneHollins Lane, Marple Bridge, form a 1960s postcard.

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