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.

Living In The Cpa Mill On Commercial Road, Godley.

I lived in the CPA or Calico Printers Association mill for about 12 years, where my dad was a foreman who worked in the batiks for many years. We had a huge flat which was knocked down many years ago. We lived next door to a family by the name of Kenyon who I believe had two sons. I went to St ...Read full memory

A memory of Hyde by Stephen Durr

Meschia's

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

Cheetham Hat Works

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

A memory of Hyde