Out and About in Newtown and Disley.

Newtown Station

Bank End

Fountain Sq Disley

Disley Buxton Road

Disley Rams Head Hotel

Newtown School.

Newtown School 1917,

Children and teacher at Newtown School. circa 1918

Events in Newtown.

Swan Hotel, Newtown, Coronation Party. 01/06/1953

Standing from left: Eveline Ward; Mrs McDermot the widow of a Mr Cridland; Mrs Boardman wife of Harry Boardman; Mr McDermot (who served in both world wars by giving the wrong age); Rene Miller; unknown man; Mrs Gaskell who had the shop at the playing field end of Albert Terrace, Newtown; Mr Gaskell (?); unknown man in bow tie; possibly Mrs Barber; unknown; unknown.

Carnival Procession, Albion Road just above the station. c:1920s
The shop in the background used to be Newtown Post Office. The shed at one time was Croft's Cobblers shop.

Employment and Business in Newtown.

J T Elce, barber, outside his shop, 208 Albion Road, Newtown.

Paragon Garage Buxton Road - J Bold proprietor,

Jacob Hill (son of Isaac Hill) in the doorway of his greengrocery shop, a wooden building at the corner of Albion Road and Wirksmoor Road New Mills. Jacob Hill moved to Canada in 1907.

New Mills Co-operative Society Ltd,
Branch No 7. Grocery shop, near Swan Hotel, Buxton Road. c:1910

Albion Road, with Brunswick Mill at rear. Beehive Inn on left. Junction with Jodrell Street on right. c.1927
Manchester and County Bank Ltd at front right (no.s 40 and 42).
Higginbotham's hardware and furnishing at 44 - 48.
Note lady stoning step on left.

The Swan Hotel New Mills

Homes in Newtown and Disley.

Bank End Buxton Road the house is now obscured by large trees.

Grid lock on Buxton Road

Meadow Lane Disley c.1920


People in Newtown.

St John's Ambulance Brigade at Newtown. Seated far right is John William Wright from Newtown New Mills - c.1910

The Grove Inn, Buxton Road, New Mills.

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