Oldfield (Dunham Massey), Cheshire
Oldfield, a hamlet in Dunham Massey township, Bowdon parish, Cheshire, on the Bridgwater Canal, 1 mile W of Altrincham. Market gardening is carried on. There is an endowed school, originally founded for 50 children from Dunham Massey, Bowdon, and Altrincham. It is now carried on in new premises, erected in 1867, and having accommodation for 100 boys.
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Cheshire is available to browse.
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Cheshire papers online:
The Visitation of Cheshire, 1580 is available on the Heraldry page.