Membership

and

Chadderton Historical Society's

Publications

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Sponsors,Calendar & Christmas Lights.
News of the Year
Sir Philip Sidney Stott, Blue Plaque
Family History & Research
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The Town and its People
Worship & Education in Chadderton
Chadderton Hall
Foxdenton Hall
Chadderton's Cotton Industry
Listed Buildings
Programme of Events.2000-ToDate
Heritage Centre
Favourite Links
Henry Taylor [Olympic Gold Medallist].
Peterloo Massacre.
Lydia Becker, Suffragist
Geoff Tootill -Baby Computer
Current Newsletter
Secretary's Report
Avro History
Chadderton Organisations
Chadderton Listed Buildings
Visitors Guide to Chadderton

 

Welcome

If you are interested, and would like to become a member of the Historical Society, please contact E-mail
 enidj@chadderton-hs.freeuk.com

Membership Sec: ... Alan Clegg

The membership fee is at the moment, £10.00 and until we get the Heritage Centre, converted and up and running, meetings are held at Chadderton Central Library, Middleton Road, Chadderton. These are usually, the first Thursday of the month, unless holidays, etc. necessitate a change of date, to the second Thursday.

 

 Chadderton and its History

Information on many aspects of Chadderton's history may be found in the following publications.

Commercial Publications:
'Chadderton Chapters' by Michael Lawson

Published by Chadderton Urban District Council 1972)

'Looking Back at Chadderton' by Michael Lawson & Mark Johnson

(Published by Oldham M.B.C. Leisure Service, 1991)

'Chadderton' by Michael Lawson & Mark Johnson

(Published by Chalford Publishing Co. Ltd. Stroud, Glouc. 1997 priced £10.99)

Unfortunately the first two books books are presently out of print but may be consulted in local libraries and the Oldham Local Studies Library.

Publications bv the Chadderton Historical Society:

Booklets

Lord of Chadderton Knighted at Agincourt .............................................................................................................. 40p

A Brief History of Chadderton..................................................................................................................................... 40p

The Royal Visit to Chadderton in 1913...................................................................................................................... 40p

Our First Twenty-Five Years 1975-2000 - An Account of the Development of the Society................................40p

Chadderton Hall in its Final Days................................................................................................................................ 80p

Foxdenton Hall and the Radcliffe Family..................................................................................................................... 80p

The Chadderton Mummy (or the Ghost of Birchen Bower)..................................................................................1.00p

Chadderton's Cotton Industry....................................................................................................................................1.20p

In Pasture Green -Chadderton in the Early 19th Century.................................................................................. 1.60p

"An Avenue Through the Heart of Chadderton"-the Construction of Broadway1922-25............................ 1.80p

 The Radclyffe Family Portraits, (On display at Chadderton Town Hall)..........................................................1.00p

"Official Unveiling of the Blue Plaque honouring Sir Philip Sidney Stott......................................................1.50p

(Lancashire's Great Mill Architect).

Maps:

Chadderton in 1817.......................................................................................................................................................40p

Chadderton in c1900.......................................................................................................................................................40p

Prints:

By J.W.Thornton

Foxdenton Hall ................................................................................................................................................................. 40p

Chadderton Church of St. Matthew's ..........................................................................................................................40p

Bishop Lake's House in Chadderton Fold in 1905....................................................................................................40p

Chadderton Fold with Church Inn - After the Storm of 1927 ............................................................. 40p

 

By F. Scott:

Chadderton Hall........................................................................................................................................................ 40p

 

Miscellaneous:

Chadderton's Claims to Fame (first, last, largest, heaviest, etc. etc.) ......................................................40p

 

 Images of Chadderton. 2004 Calendar on Sale from November 2003...............£2.50

 

All C. H. S. publications are available at Chadderton Central Library and

Chadderton Broadway Library, or Email: chs@chadderton-hs.freeuk.com

Please make cheques, postal orders etc, payable Chadderton Historical Society.
(Postage: up to £1.00 add 50p; £2.00 add 60p; over £2.00 add 80p)

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