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history of Wythenshawe Estate.

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Published by Didsbury College of Education in Manchester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

An interview between Lady Simon, W.H. Shercliff and Rev. G.H. Jones.

ContributionsDidsbury College of Education.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sound tape reel :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14198367M

Heritage Ancient history & the Domesday Book. The story of Wythenshawe is the story of three ancient townships, Northenden in the north of Wythenshawe and Baguley in the west - both appearing in the Domesday Book of - and the third was Northen Etchells, the eastern part of Wythenshawe. Down the centuries the fortunes of these three rural townships were interwoven, bound together partly by. Memories of Wythenshawe from the s to the s Paperback – 1 April by Bryant A. Hill (Author)5/5(1).

Wythenshawe Hall was a family home for nearly four hundred years. The original Hall was built around by Robert Tatton, possibly on the site of an earlier medieval building. It was further developed over the following centuries by fourteen generations of the Tatton family until , when the estate was sold to provide new housing for the. The Book - Utah History Encyclopedia. Original book edited by: Allen Kent Powell. Originally published by: University of Utah Press J. Willard Marriott Library South East, Suite Salt Lake City, Utah Contact us

Written by the leading authority in the field, this book tells the story of a major development in England's urban and planning history and provides a timely popular survey of the achievements of the Garden City Movement and the challenge of change. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.


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History of Wythenshawe Estate Download PDF EPUB FB2

The origins of Wythenshawe Translation from the History of Wythenshawe Estate. book entry (left): IN Bucklow Hundred Ranulf and Bigot held Northenden which was previously the manor of Wulfgeat, a freeman [lib. ho.], that there were about two hundred cultivated acres [1 hida] liable to tax geld, land for two ploughs, a church [eccla] and woodlands [siluae].

Wythenshawe: The Story of a Garden City. Wythenshawe.: Wythenshaweâe (tm)s early history began as the Domesday village of Northenden. This north Cheshire âe~denâe (tm) has had its share of drama and personalitiesâe"a Civil War siege, incidents in the Rebellion, the two main instigators of Peterloo and a couple of famous murders.

Wythenshawe History Group February 24 This group is for everyone, All are welcome to join us at our Monday meetings, pm Forum Reference Library, (upstairs) 🌳.

Wythenshawe is Manchester's largest district, a massive housing estate that was created in the 's as a so-called "Garden City" where an overspill population could be re-housed away from the slums and squalor of industrial Manchester.

Early History -The Halls In the ’s this peaceful agricultural area would change for ever, for A lderman Jackson, Ernest and Sheena Simon and Barry Parker had the vision of a Garden City across the Mersey with seventeen thousand new houses urgently needed by the City of Manchester as part of its post First World War slum clearance programme.

The book also describes how the original vision for a garden city to house the poor of the Manchester slums was compromised by financial stringencies and motorway development.

So that it was nearly fifty years after the Simons purchased Wythenshawe Park before the estate was completed.4/5(2). Wythenshawe: Photos, maps, personal memories and local books of Wythenshawe.

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Wythenshawe History Group has published a number of memories from days-gone-by on their website that give a fascinating insight into how. The Brownley Green area became one of the first new Manchester housing areas to be created in the 's, along with Royal Oak, Benchill, Crossacres and Sharston to become part of what was to become the sprawling Wythenshawe Housing estate.

The estate re-housed people from the older inner city areas of terraced houses and cobbled streets. Once a small family-owned estate in Cheshire, untilWythenshawe had remained largely untouched. For six hundred years, the estate had belonged to the Tatton Family, who lived at Wythenshawe Author: Sophie Halle-Richards.

The story led on to Wythenshawe’s social history, and the development of the estate in the s. Michael Wood grew up in Wythenshawe and went to Benchill Primary School. He is Professor of Public History at the University of Manchester and is the author of many books and over a hundred TV documentaries, the most recent being last year’s.

Housing and social history. Wythenshawe is Manchester's largest district, a massive housing estate that was created in the s intended as a "garden city" where an overspill population could be rehoused away from the slums and squalor of industrial reference: SJ Wythenshawe’s early history began as the Domesday village of Northenden.

This north Cheshire ‘den’ has had its share of drama and personalities—a Civil War siege, incidents in the Rebellion, the two main instigators of Peterloo and a couple of famous murders.

United Estates of Wythenshawe. likes. Started in to keep kids off the street by giving them something to do in their area!Followers: Old postcards of Wythenshawe & Benchill. Vintage real photographic picture postcards of Wythenshawe & Benchill. Topographical and social history postcards of Wythenshawe.

From the late s Wythenshawe descended through the Tatton family, who established their residence at Wythenshawe Hall. The most dramatic incident in the Tattons' long history at the hall was.

The enormous Wythenshawe estate in south Manchester was built post-war with the best intentions - but soon became one of the most crime-ridden areas in. Buy Memories of Wythenshawe from the s to the s by Bryant A. Hill from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones Pages: Manchester’s first overspill town, built on land purchased across the Mersey in Cheshire by the City Corporation.

The project, championed by the Simon’s began in the ’s to relocate Manchester’s residents from the slum areas of the inner city to the pleasant fields of wheat and flowers across the river. Inafter several years of discussion and despite the opposition of some ratepayers and other local authorities, the Corporation purchased the Wythenshawe Estate for working-class housing, at a cost of over £, (op.

cit., 22 Octoberp. 13). In. Baguley (/ ˈ b æ ɡ əl i / BAG-əl-ee) is an electoral ward of the city of Manchester in Wythenshawe, England. The population at the census Baguley is derived from the Old English words Bagca, badger, and Leah, clearing or meadow.

Historically in Cheshire, Baguley is mentioned in the Domesday Book of Country: England.ENTRANCES AND APPROACHES There are three main entrances to the park.

On Wythenshawe Road there is a lodge called North Lodge (listed grade II) of cand iron gates. The northern entrance appears to be on or close to the site of an entrance shown on the estate map.

A drive shown on the estate map runs south from the lodge to the Hall. Gatley and Wythenshawe. Gatley’s relationship with neighbouring Wythenshawe has been a little fraught on occasion. In householders on Styal Road complained that “children from the [Wythenshawe] Estate invade and strip the private gardens” and demanded a barrier be built between the two communities.