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700 years history of Stockport Market (1260-1960). by John Everett

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Published by County Borough in [Stockport .
Written in English


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ContributionsStockport (England). Corporation.
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As Stockport expanded rapidly during the Industrial Revolution the philosopher Friedrich Engels wrote that Stockport was, "renowned as one of the duskiest, smokiest holes in the whole of the industrial area". The population of Stockport according to the census The Hen Market (Cheese Hall) was opened. Name. Stockport was first recorded as "Stokeport" in The currently accepted etymology is Old English stoc, a market place, and port, a town. Older derivations suggest stock as a stockaded place or castle, referring to Stockport Castle, a 12th-century motte-and-bailey castle first mentioned in Other derivations suggest that "port" was originally "ford" and there is evidence that a. Hardcover; Publisher: The Sesquicentennial Committee; 1st Ed. edition () ASIN: BWFY5ZM Customer Reviews: Be the first to write a review Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #19,, in Books (See Top in Books)Manufacturer: The Sesquicentennial Committee. About this Item: Lancer Books, New York, New York USA, Mass Market Paperback. Condition: Very Good. This book is in Very Good condition. It has the usual signs of wear that one would expect to see in any paperback book that has been read. --See Image Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller 1.