Exhibitions by MLHS

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Exhibitions by MLHS


Folder containing material relating to past exhibitions produced by Marple Local History Society from 1984.



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Mellor Church Exhibition : 1984
A4 flyer giving brief description of exhibition and the times / location and refeshments available.
Twelve colour photographs showing layout of the Mellor Church exhibition held in Mellor Church and subject headings.
Two Black and white photographs…

Samuel Oldknow Bicentenary Exhibition : 1990
The material for this exhibition is located in the Samuel Olknow box files : Box file 8 (7)

Marple Bridge Past & Present : 1992/3
Material relating to Exhibition "Marple Bridge Past & Present" including, A4 flyer advertising the even with information on the location, times and dates of this exhibition.
10 typed pages retyped from displays with historical information, census…

Samuel Oldknow Exhibition : 1993
Material for this exhibition is located in Samuel Oldknow box 8

Marple China Exhibition : 1993
Colour photograph showing Ann Hearles collection of Marple China in display cabinet at the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester during the period October to March 1993

Compstall Co-Operative & Industial Society Exhibition : 1994
Exhibition material giving history of "Co-op" from local society which formed in 1851, the first shop being in the building next to the George Hotel, Compstall Road.
Colour photographs of exhability held at Marple Library in 1994 with photocopies…

From Peak to Plain Exhibition : 1995
Four colour photographs showing the layout of display for the exhibition for the Patricia Linnell book "From Peak to Plain" showing her illustrations from the book.
Held at Old Parish Hall, Longhurst Lane, Mellor (now demolished) November 1995

Chester Exhibition : "He Changed the Face of Marple" : 1996
Three colour photographs showing the layout of the exhibition at Chester relating to Samuel Oldknow under the heading "He changed the face of Marple" 1996
Larger source of material relating to this exhibition can be located in Box File 8.

Marple Urban District Council Exhibition : 1995
A4 Advertising Flyer for Heritage Week and Exhibition on The Life and times of Marple Urban District Council giving information on times and locations.
10 Colour photographs showing exhibition at Marple Library 1995.
Two newspaper cuttings giving…

Marple Hall Exhibition : 1996
Fourteen colour photographs showing layout of material on display boards for the Marple Hall exhibition held at Marple Library 1996

Tom Oldham's Mellor Mill Model Exhibition  : 1998
Two colour photographs showing Ann Hearle and others displaying Tom Oldham's model of Mellor Mill. 1998 held at Marple Library in 1998.

Half Green to Hawk Green Exhibition : 1998
This material is located in Cabinet 1 (CAB/01/16)
Housed in an A4 folder.
The property of Judith Wilshaw

25th Marple Locks Celebration : 1999
Photograph of display as part of the celebration for the 25 years of re-opening of Marple Locks in 1999

Millennium Exhibition : 2000
10 Colour photographs showing the display boards for the Millennium Exhibition held at Marple Library 2000.

Longhurst Lane Exhibition : 2011
This material is located on Shelf 3 in the blue folder number 12.
Too large for general index

Peak Forest Canal Exhibition : 2013
Photocopies of colour photographs taken of the Peak Forest Canal from the display boards. 2013.

Places of Worship Down The Centuries Exhibition : 2018
Six A4 pages showing the display layout of the Places of Worship down the Centuries exhibition : 2018

Cripples' Home to Orthopedic Hospital : Treetops Exhibition : 2018
Eight A4 pages showing the material on the display boards for the Cripples' Home to Orthopedic Hospital :Treetops exhibition from 2018.

Marple Memorial Park Centenary Exhibition : 2022
Five A4 pages showing the layout of the material on display boards along with seven pages of text accompanying the exhibition in 2022.

Education Exhibition : 2023
Nine A4 Pages from the display boards for the Education Exhibition 2023.

King Charles Coronation Exhibition : 2023
Material taken from the display board at the exhibition for King Charles' Coronation 2023.
Photographs and texts with history of previous coronations and how they were celebrated locally, together with current celebrations in Marple.
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