Marple Hall Folder 17 : Demolition and Vandalism

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Marple Hall Folder 17 : Demolition and Vandalism


Demolition and Vandalism of Marple Hall.


Folder containing items relating to the demolition and vandalism of Marple Hall.

Not filed in alphabetical index due to quantity of material.
Located in Cabinet B : Bottom Drawer


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Collection Items

Council Minutes : Marple Hall : 1954
Transcripts of Council minutes with regard to the future acquisition and demolition of Marple Hall.Aug 1954 Mr R G B Isherwood's offer of Marple Hall and associated buildings to the CouncilAug 1954 Council declined offerNov 1954 Mr Isherwood…

Vandalism & Destruction
Display text giving description of decline of Marple Hall, from several family members
22 photocopies of black and white photographs showing the vandalism and destruction of Marple Hall inside and out.

Marple Hall in Decline
Photographs showing decline of Marple Hall.
1. Three photocopies of photographs from Stockport Library.
2. Black & white photo showing unknown youth standing on rubble with fallen lintel
3. Several colour photographs showing neglect.

Newspaper / Magazine articles
Various newspaper and Magazine articles covering decline and demolition of Marple Hall. 1954 the fall of a chimney stack; damage caused by vandalism; offer of Marple Hall to Council by Mr R G B Isherwood; offer declined by Council 1958 continuing…

Extracts from Various Publications, earliest 1880
Five punched pockets with extracts from various publications which contain descriptions of Marple Hall and its surroundings along with history of the Bradshaws.Page 140 : Manchester Old & NewPage 21-31 & 72/75 : James Croston - Nooks &…
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