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Manchester 1824-25 Post Office & Trade Directory


Stepping Stones publication.

Contents of the 1824-25 Manchester & Salford
Post Office & Trade Directory

This CD contains scanned images of the 1824 Manchester Directory, which contains hundreds of names & addresses of people living in this county at the time. Over 200 pages. Trade Section - a list of the merchants, tradesmen, etc., in the Manchester & Salford area, listed under trade or profession headings, in a similar way to the modern Yellow Pages. 44 pages. Post Office Section - a list of the merchants, manufacturers & tradesmen in the market towns & principal villages within 24 miles of Manchester, also the town & borough of Preston. In sections by place, with surnames listed alphabetically within each one. Includes Post Office information. Places covered include : Altrincham, Ashton under Line (6 pages), Audenshaw, Bacup, Blackburn (9 pages), Bolton (12 pages), Bullock Smithy & Poynton, Burnley, Bury (7 pages), Buxton, Chapel en le Frith, Cheadle, Chorley, Chorlton, Congleton & Astbury, Denton & Haughton, Didsbury with Rusholme & Withington, Droylsden & Fairfield, Eccles, Failsworth, Glossop, Haslingden, Hebden Bridge, Hyde, Irlam, Knutsford, Leigh, Macclesfield (6 pages), Marple, Middleton, Middlewich, Mottram, New Mills, Northwick, Oldham (11 pages), Preston (11 pages), Rochdale (12 pages), Runcorn, Saddleworth, Slaithwaite, Stockport (7 pages), Todmorden, Warrington (6 pages), Whitefield, Wigan (8 pages), Wilmslow, and neighbouring areas. 165 pages. The images are in black & white BMP (bitmap) format, compatible with nearly all computers, PC/Mac/Linux and many older systems (Atari/Amiga/etc.) too. You can open them in just about any picture viewing or editing software for browsing/printing as required.

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