Districts & Townships of Manchester
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In 1838 the original City of Manchester included only the most central districts of Cheetham, Beswick, Ardwick, Hulme and Chorlton-on-Medlock. Other districts were incorporated at various dates over the following century, though not all original district placenames were to survive annexation.
By 1938, the following district townships had been added :
Note that Heaton Norris was actually lost to Manchester when it was incorporated into the Metropolitan Borough of Stockport in 1973. The district of Kirkmanshulme was subsumed into other neighbouring districts.
By Matthew Hyde, Peter Portland & Aidan O'Rourke
ISBN 18977 62305, over 100 Illustrations, Two new Maps of Manchester and the M60.
AMCD has just launched a new guide to the M60 Motorway by Photographer Aidan O'Rourke (Eyewitness in Manchester) Matthew Hyde (Architectural Historian at the Manchester Museum) and Peter Portland (local historian also at the MAnchester Museum with the Alderley Edge website project ). .
In bookshops at £24.95, or on the AMCD website at the special price of £18.95 (incl P&P) at: http://www.amcd.co.uk/publications.shtml.See also:
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