Hyde, Greater Manchester
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Hyde and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Photo Books on Hyde

Browse 24 photo books on Hyde and the surrounding area.

Remembering The Good Days

I was born in milk street Hyde in the 40's went to Greenfield Street Juniors then onto Leigh street Secondary, I so remember Hetts sweet shop the ABC minors at the Stannies, the market, woolworths, the house that jack built, the May queen and whit walks when we all got dressed up, even with little money, we looked our ...Read full memory

A memory of Hyde by countryfan1

Cheetham Hat Works

Does anyone remember Cheethams hat works that later became Automaster? Do you know anyone who worked there?

A memory of Hyde


I .have so many happy memories of Meschia's I spent every week there, my sister Pat and I used to take the big wash on a Saturday morning to the launderette opposite, and while waiting for the wash we used to sneak in for milk shake. I also did my courting there with my husband Tom Openshaw we have been together since I was 15 and he was ...Read full memory

A memory of Hyde by queenbee2