Marple Hall Folder 21 : Published Material

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Marple Hall Folder 21 : Published Material


Marple Hall.


Folder containing material published on the subject 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

Country Life Article from 1919
Photocopy of six page article from Country Life magazine, pages 222-227, dated March 1919 entitled
"Marple Hall - The Seat of Mr John Henry Bradshaw Isherwood'.
It gives information on family history combined with description of interior…

Marple : Article from Manchester Weekly Times 1892
Article from Manchester Weekly Times, 4th March 1892 : 'Marple : Sketches by our own artist'.
History and description of Marple and Marple Hall and the Bradshaw Isherwoods, with sketches of relevant views.
Duplicate copy also in MAH/016/02

Nooks & Corners of  Lancashire & Cheshire 1882
Photocopied extract from Nooks & Corners of Lancashire & Cheshire by J Croston 1882 .
Chapter 11 : Marple Hall : The Bradshaws : Colonel Henry Bradshaw : The Story of Regicide.
28 pages describing the location of the Hall, how the Bradshaws came to…

Stockport Ancient & Modern 1892
Extract from Stockport : Ancient and Modern 1892 Vol 2 by Henry Heginbotham.
Printed by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivingston, London .
Pages 183 - 199 giving information on The Township of Marple, the Bradshaw Isherwoods, Marple Hall,…

Earwaker : Marple Township : 1877
Marple Township, extracts from a book by J P Earwaker dated 1877 . Pages 48 - 79 This gives the history of Marple Township from the Domesday Book, details of All Saints church with a list of its incumbents from the beginning of the 17th century, the…

Extract : Transactions of the Lancashire & Cheshire Antiquarian Society, Vol 4, 1886
Photocopies of two extracts from 'Transactions of the Lancashire & Cheshire Antiquarian Society, Vol 4'. Original held at Stockport Library.
Pages 225 - 226, 5th March 1886 held at Chetham's Library when a volume of tracts from the old Bradshaw…

Extracts : Romantic Cheshire 1930 : J Cuming Walters : Marple & Hall
Photocopy of a pencil drawing of Marple Hall by Frank Greenwood showing the rear of Marple Hall.
Also pages 138 & 139 with a brief description of Marple and the Hall's location and surroundings.
Extracted from 'Romantic Cheshire' by J Cuming…

Extract : Cheshire Life : 1950 : John Bradshaw of Marple
Photocopy of an article from Cheshire Life, February 1950, entitled 'John Bradshaw of Marple' : by Ironside : with a photograph of the Hall.
Page 21 on A3 paper

Eulogy on Bradshaw by John Milton
Three pages of handwritten text headed "Eulogy on Bradshaw' by John Milton.

Extracts  : Cheshire Notes & Queries & Other Publications
Extracts :
Cheshire Notes & Queries : New Series : 9th Jan 1886 to 18th Dec 1886. pages 194 -196' Judge Bradshaw and Miltons visit to Cheshire'.
Also page 216 listing John Isherwood of Marple in 1815 as High Sheriff of Cheshire during the reign…

Extracts : The Cheshire Sheaf 1880, 1913 and 1925
Extracts from The Cheshire Sheaf
1880 page 61 : a copy of a letter from President Bradshaw read to the House of Commons in 1659
1913 page 66 : a letter re Bunbury School, Cheshire which was mentioned in John Bradshaw's will
1925 page 60 : 'One…

Extract : Victoria County History of Cheshire 1979 : Vol 2
Photocopied extract from Victoria County History of Cheshire 1979 : Vol 2 : Oxford University Press : pages 178 - 184 : with references to the Forestership of Marple and Wybersley and a map showing the boundary of Macclesfield Forest in 1619.

Newspapers articles 1637 - 1990 : Marple Hall
Four handwritten white cards, ten pages of typed transcripts and photocopies of newspaper articles from various publications. These cover local events involving the people and history of Marple and Marple Hall.
They include : An edited letter of…

Community News : Local History & Heritage 2001 & 2002
Two articles by Mark Whittaker, author of the Marple Website representing Marple in the Internet Community. Jan 2001 article on Marple Hall stained glass windows and their relocation to St Boniface's church at Bunbury. See also MAH/016/03.Jan 2002…

The Young Cavalier : A Legend of Marple Hall
Photocopy of 13 page poem entitled "The Young Cavalier : A Legend of Marple Hall"
This tells the story in verse of a cavalier who was drowned in the River Goyt below Marple Hall.
From 'Lays and Legends of Cheshire' by John Leigh.
Publishers : E…

Transactions of the Historic Society  of Lancashire & Cheshire :  Vol 14 : 1862
Photocopies of pages 39 - 74 from Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire & Cheshire : 'Original correspondence of the Lord President Bradshaw ; with other documents illustrating his personal history.
In the possession of A Rowson…

Article : Cheshire Life  : 1969 : John Bradshaw
Photocopy of four page article from Cheshire Life dated April 1969 : entitled "John Bradshaw - Regicide" by R K Atkinson who wrote of the 'Cheshireman who condemned his King to death'. With illustrations.

Extract : Macclesfield Hundred : G Ormerod
Photocopied extract relating to Marple from G Ormerod : A history of the County Palatine and City of Cheshire (1882 Edition)
Pages 841 and 845 - 847.

Extracts : History of Marple & Unknown Publications
Photocopies of pages 16,17 & 18 from G Swindells : History of Marple lst edition, describing the life of Judge John Bradshaw
Three pages of "Bradshaws" from unknown publication giving biography of John Bradshaw 1602 - 1659.
Small laminated piece…

Extracts : Stockport Parish Registers : 1593 & 1602
Photocopies of 4 pages from Stockport Parish Registers 1593, 1602, showing the parish baptisms, marriages and burials and with additional notes on the Bradshaw family history.
Page 27 : 4 February 1593 Henry Bradshaw and Katherine Wynnington were…

Article : A Ghostly Outline of the Past : 1988
Six page article from Stockport Heritage Magazine dated 1988 entitled "A ghostly outline of the Past - Marple Hall was demolished in 1958 but memories linger - - - "
History of the Hall with black and white photographs of interiors and of the Hall…
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