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Thumb History of Rivington and Blackrod grammar school Notes from "The History of Rivington and Blackrod Grammar School" by M.M.Ashton Kay, anon Unknown shaw familyunitariansm.m.ashton kayrivington and blackrod grammar school
Thumb Cog from spinning machine Cog from spinning machine, slightly angled. Probably from later in history Unknown findmellor millspinning machinecog
Thumb Postcard of model of Mellor Mill Postcard picture of model of Mellor Mill made by Tom Oldham Unknown postcardtom oldhammellor mill model
Thumb Roman Bridge Enlarged photograph of Roman Bridge (undated). Trees bare of foliage Unknown photographroman bridge
Thumb Cotton mill apprentices in Mellor Mill 5 Photocopy of original list of apprentices at Mellor Mill 1823 - 1840 Unknown royal military asylumLt. colonel williamsonglossopsamuel oldknowmellor mill
Thumb Cotton mill apprentices in Mellor Mill 2 P2 of list of apprentices in Mellor Mill between 1823 - 1840. Unknown samuel oldknowLt. colonel williamsonroyal military asylumglossopmellor mill
Thumb Cotton mill apprentices in Mellor Mill 3 Cotton Mill Apprentices at Mellor Mill 1823 - 1840. Photocopy of original document. Unknown royal military asylumLt. colonel williamsonglossopsamuel oldknowmellor mill
Thumb Apprentices to cotton weavers List & article about RMA Children apprenticed to Cotton Weavers Unknown duke of york1851 - 1821robert stuartann conroyjames buckleyMellorhenry swiftthomas harperthomas andrewlancsoldhamvillage of heyside
Thumb Apprentices to cotton weavers2 List of RMA Children apprenticed to Cotton Weavers Unknown lancsheymellor millheyside
Thumb Hand-drawn plans of Mellor Lodge plate 6. Internal Roof level. Detailed, hand-drawn plans of Mellor Lodge plate 6. Roof level illustrating internal beams and rafters. Unknown roof internal leveldrawingsmellor lodgesqueaky dixon
Thumb Large photo of Mellor Lodge Large black and white photo of Mellor Lodge, south-facing elevation across gardens with river in foreground. Unknown mellor lodgephoto
Thumb Photograph of Glen Cottage Lock 6 At lock 6 there used to be a lock-keeper's cottage called Glen Cottage but it was demolished during the 1960's. This picture is from the early 1900... Unknown canallock 6marple locksglen cottage
Thumb Photograph of Marple from Posset Bridge at Lock 13 The photograph above, dating from the turn of the last century, shows the view from Posset bridge looking towards the centre of Marple. What is no... Unknown the navigationposset bridgemarple locksLock 13
Thumb Floodgates At this point on the river Oldknow built a weir. From above the weir water could be diverted to the mill ponds as required. The water was controll... Unknown floodgates cottageedwardian clothingtea roomsrailway
Thumb Mellor Mill Counting House Facade Isometric view of Mellor Mill counting house. By M F Melia. Unknown counting houseisometric viewmellor mill drawings
Thumb History of Rivington and Blackrod grammar school "The History of Rivington and Blackrod Grammar School" by Margaret M. Kay Unknown the crossesrichard arkwright1783governer's meetingeast india company1765ushersamuel oldknowrivington and blackrod grammar school
Thumb Hyde Bank House Print of Hyde Bank House taken from outside garden wall showing front elevation and front garden. Two-storeys with outbuilding visible to rear. Unknown printromileyhyde bank houseoldknow
Thumb Reminiscences of Mellor Lodge Reminiscences of Mellor Lodge : 1. from Mr Fletcher, a Marple resident. He mentions the water wheel in the basement kitchen used to turn roasting s... Unknown documentold hallstrawberry hillmiss allan's schoolmr fletchermemories
Thumb Cotton mill apprentices in Mellor Mill 4 Photocopy of original list of apprentices in Mellor Mill 1823 - 1840. Unknown royal military asylumglossopLt. colonel williamsonmellor millsamuel oldknow
Thumb Jamaica to Mellor, full page, 2 From Jamaica to Mellor - An Apprentice's Tale Unknown duke of yorkbrick rowred rowmellor millwesleyan methodist association schoolroomhenry wigleyann maria vanpine
Thumb Strawberry Hill Strawberry Hill Unknown strawberry hill
Thumb Hillgate Mill and Oldknow's House Photographic copy of an etching of Hillgate Mill and Oldknow's House. Shows in details the side and front elevations of mill and house fronted by w... Unknown hillgate milloldknowstockporthillgate houseetching
Thumb Hand-drawn plans of Mellor Lodge plate 5. Top bedroom level. Hand-drawn plans of Mellor Lodge plate 5. Top bedroom level. Unknown top bedroom levelmellor lodgedrawingssqueaky dixon
Thumb Hand-drawn plans of Mellor Lodge plate 4. Bedroom level. Detailed, hand-drawn plans of Mellor Lodge plate 4. Bedroom level. Unknown bedroom leveldrawingsmellor lodgesqueaky dixon
Thumb Cotton mill apprentices in Mellor Mill 7 Photocopy of original list of apprentices at Mellor Mill 1823 - 1840. Unknown royal military asylumLt. colonel williamsonglossopmellor millsamuel oldknow
Thumb Glass thread guides Two glass thread guides - for spun thread to roll over. Glass could withstand heat of machine. One thread guide has been distorted by the heat of t... Unknown firefindmellor millglass thread guide
Thumb Cotton mill apprentices in Mellor Mill 6 Photocopy of original of list of apprentices at Mellor Mill 1823 - 1840. Unknown apprenticeroyal military asylumLt. colonel williamsonsamuel oldknowmellor mill
Thumb Fire bar section Fire bar section from steam boiler grate. Found in boiler house coal store Unknown findboiler housemellor millfire bar
Thumb Cast Iron Kettle Cast iron kettle found at Mellor Lodge. Well preserved with intact handle and spout. Length approximately 33cm. Unknown findmellor lodgekettle
Thumb Spanner with matching nut and washer Large spanner with nut and washer in matching sizes for a bolt to secure an engine. Found in Mellor Mill. Length of spanner approximately 90cm an... Unknown findwashernutspannermellor mill