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Broadbottom, Cheshire

Historical Description

Broadbottom, a suburb of Mottram, in Mottram parish, Cheshire, on the river Etherow, which here divides Cheshire from Derbyshire, 3 miles W of Glossop. It has a station on the M.S. & L.R., and a post office under Manchester. A chapel of ease was erected in 1890 to Mottram parish church. There are cotton and calico mills.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Cheshire is available to browse.

Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Cheshire, 1580 is available on the Heraldry page.

RegionNorth West
Postal districtSK14
Post TownHyde