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.

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 ...Read full memory

A memory of Hyde by queenbee2

What A Wonderful Time

I was born in 1945 at Hudson Road, Gee Cross and attended Holy Trinity School and later Greenfield Street, leaving at age 16 to work at Adamsons in Hyde. During the next couple of years I applied to emigrate to Australia. ...Read full memory

A memory of Hyde by John Wilde

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 ...Read full memory

A memory of Hyde by Stephen Durr