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Stockport Collection

"Discover the rich history and vibrant culture of Stockport

Background imageStockport Collection: Edgeley Park Art - Stockport County

Edgeley Park Art - Stockport County
Watercolour painting of Edgeley Park, home of Stockport County F.C. 1902 - current day. Stadium Capacity 10, 900. Original painting size 20" x 16" created in 1999 by Kevin Fletcher

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport Viaduct

Stockport Viaduct circa 1850. Coloured lithograph issued by Bradshaw and Blacklock, the original publishers of Bradshaws railway guides Date: circa 1850

Background imageStockport Collection: Balloon event, Charles Green, Stockport

Balloon event, Charles Green, Stockport
Charles Green ballooning poster advertising his 75th ascent, from Stockport, under the patronage of Henry Hodgkinson, the Mayor, with a second ascent from Castle Yard, a band of music in attendance

Background imageStockport Collection: Train crossing Stockport viaduct on London & North Western Railway. Note pollution of river banks

Train crossing Stockport viaduct on London & North Western Railway. Note pollution of river banks, smoking chimneys and complete domination of scene by railway viaduct

Background imageStockport Collection: Manchester - Stockport Road, Levenshulme

Manchester - Stockport Road, Levenshulme Date: circa 1910s

Background imageStockport Collection: Barlow Fold Road, Romiley, Stockport, Greater Manchester

Barlow Fold Road, Romiley, Stockport, Greater Manchester
Terraced cottages on Barlow Fold Road, Romiley, Stockport, Greater Manchester Date: circa 1907

Background imageStockport Collection: Train crossing Stockport viaduct on the London & North Western Railway, c1845

Train crossing Stockport viaduct on the London & North Western Railway, c1845. Note the pollution of the river banks, smoking chimneys and the complete domination of the scene by the viaduct

Background imageStockport Collection: The Riot at Stockport (engraving)

The Riot at Stockport (engraving)
1618256 The Riot at Stockport (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Riot at Stockport. Illustration for The Illustrated London News, 10 July 1852)

Background imageStockport Collection: Benja Fold, Bramhall, Lancashire

Benja Fold, Bramhall, Lancashire
Benja Fold, Bramhall, Stockport, near Cheadle Hulme, Lancashire, England. Date: 1910s

Background imageStockport Collection: Edgeley Park - Stockport County FC

Edgeley Park - Stockport County FC
Edgeley Park is a football stadium in Edgeley, Stockport, England. Built for Stockport RFC, a rugby league club, in 1891, by 1903 the rugby club was defunct

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport County FC football team 1935

Stockport County FC football team 1935. Back row: Robinson, Jones, Scott, McDonough, Jenkinson, Still, Titterington. Front row: Foulkes, Hill, McNaughton, Brennan, Tidman, Westgarth (Manager)

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport SK2 6 Map

Stockport SK2 6 Map
Postcode Sector Map of Stockport SK2 6

Background imageStockport Collection: Edwardian view - men on Roman Bridge, Marple

Edwardian view - men on Roman Bridge, Marple
The man in the centre of the groups George Potter, a friend and employee of Ernest Battersby who is on the right. The Roman Bridge is in fact medieval, just outside Marple

Background imageStockport Collection: Underbank, Stockport

Underbank, Stockport

Background imageStockport Collection: Staff and Committee at Stepping Hill Union Infirmary, Stockp

Staff and Committee at Stepping Hill Union Infirmary, Stockp
The staff and management committee (each named at bottom) of the Stockport Union infirmary, now Stepping Hill Hospital. Date: circa 1905

Background imageStockport Collection: Drainage Grid

Drainage Grid
A Needham Stockport drainage grid. 19th century

Background imageStockport Collection: George Best, former Manchester United player, playing in his first match for Fourth

George Best, former Manchester United player, playing in his first match for Fourth Division Stockport County. It is a friendly, Stockport County verses Stoke City

Background imageStockport Collection: Carroll Levis, (58) the Canadian Talent Spotter and Star Maker pictured here at The

Carroll Levis, (58) the Canadian Talent Spotter and Star Maker pictured here at The Davenport Theatre, Stockport, holding the first auditions of a nationwide hunt for the new talent

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport SK5 6 Map

Stockport SK5 6 Map
Postcode Sector Map of Stockport SK5 6

Background imageStockport Collection: Rag n Bone man Stockport slum yard

Rag n Bone man Stockport slum yard
A Rag n Bone man pushes his barrow though a slum cummunal yard in Stockport, Cheshire, England. He is watched by small children. The property was demolished shortly afterwards Date: circa 1970

Background imageStockport Collection: Slum communal yard, Stockport

Slum communal yard, Stockport
Small children and mongrel dogs beneath the washing lines in the communal back yard of slum property in Stockport, Cheshire, England. The property was demolished shortly afterwards Date: circa 1970

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport England Skyline

Stockport England Skyline
Michael Tompsett

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport England Skyline

Stockport England Skyline
Michael Tompsett

Background imageStockport Collection: Cotton Mill, 1851

Cotton Mill, 1851
3479014 Cotton Mill, 1851; (add.info.: Cotton Mill, Stockport. From the pictorial gallery of Arts, Charles Knight, London 1851.); Universal History Archive/UIG

Background imageStockport Collection: Jonathan Thatcher riding cow to Stockport Market

Jonathan Thatcher riding cow to Stockport Market
Jonathan Thatcher rode his cow to Stockport Market on 27 November 1784 in defiance of Pitts Horse Tax. 1784

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport SK8 5 Map

Stockport SK8 5 Map
Postcode Sector Map of Stockport SK8 5

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport SK6 4 Map

Stockport SK6 4 Map
Postcode Sector Map of Stockport SK6 4

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport SK3 9 Map

Stockport SK3 9 Map
Postcode Sector Map of Stockport SK3 9

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport SK2 5 Map

Stockport SK2 5 Map
Postcode Sector Map of Stockport SK2 5

Background imageStockport Collection: Boy in slum housing yard

Boy in slum housing yard
Rear view of small fair-haired boy walking alone past dustbins and washing lines in the communal back yard of slum housing in Brinksway, Stockport, Cheshire, England

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport Wellington Road probably 1930s

Stockport Wellington Road probably 1930s

Background imageStockport Collection: Wellington Road, Stockport

Wellington Road, Stockport

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport Underbank early 1900s

Stockport Underbank early 1900s

Background imageStockport Collection: Market Place, Stockport

Market Place, Stockport

Background imageStockport Collection: St Peters Square, Stockport

St Peters Square, Stockport

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport St. Peter's Square Victorian period

Stockport St. Peter's Square Victorian period

Background imageStockport Collection: Mersey Square, Stockport

Mersey Square, Stockport

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport Mersey Square early 1900s

Stockport Mersey Square early 1900s

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport Market Street early 1900s

Stockport Market Street early 1900s

Background imageStockport Collection: Market Street, Stockport

Market Street, Stockport

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport Market Place early 1900s

Stockport Market Place early 1900s

Background imageStockport Collection: Edgeley Road, Stockport

Edgeley Road, Stockport

Background imageStockport Collection: Lancashire Hill, Stockport

Lancashire Hill, Stockport

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport Lancashire Hill early 1900s

Stockport Lancashire Hill early 1900s

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport Edgeley Road early 1900s

Stockport Edgeley Road early 1900s

Background imageStockport Collection: Stockport Bramhall Lane early 1900s

Stockport Bramhall Lane early 1900s

Background imageStockport Collection: Bramhall Lane, Stockport

Bramhall Lane, Stockport

Background imageStockport Collection: Fire engine, Stockport, early 1900s

Fire engine, Stockport, early 1900s



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"Discover the rich history and vibrant culture of Stockport. From Edgeley Park Art at Stockport County to the iconic Stockport Viaduct, this town is filled with architectural wonders. Don't miss out on the thrilling Balloon event organized by Charles Green, where colorful balloons fill the sky above Stockport. Take a stroll down Barlow Fold Road in Romiley, an enchanting neighborhood in Greater Manchester that showcases the charm of this area. Travel back in time along Manchester - Stockport Road in Levenshulme and witness a train crossing over the historic London & North Western Railway viaduct from 1845. As you explore this picturesque town, take note of its natural beauty as well. The Edwardian view captures men standing on Roman Bridge in Marple, showcasing both history and nature's tranquility. However, it also highlights concerns about pollution along river banks during that era. Sports enthusiasts will be delighted to know about Stockport County FC football team's legacy dating back to 1935. Their passion for football has left an indelible mark on the community. To navigate through this charming town effortlessly, refer to the detailed map SK2 It will guide you through every corner and hidden gem waiting to be discovered. For those seeking more scenic views outside of central Stockport, venture into Benja Fold located in Bramhall within Lancashire county. Here you can immerse yourself in serene surroundings away from bustling city life. Lastly, let us not forget one significant historical event: The Riot at Stockport depicted vividly through an engraving capturing a momentous chapter etched forever into local memory. " Experience all these captivating aspects when visiting beautiful Stockport – a place where heritage meets modernity.