north Manchester

Blog posts:

Public space maps

map of council owned public space in Manchester: 1897 (dark green), 1938 (brown, with council housing in yellow); 1945 (light green)

Share your memories of Collyhurst public spaces and Osborne Street:

Hear me discuss the radical history of Cropper Street on North Manchester Radio on Hannah’s Bookshelf, 19 February 2019:

the most radical street in Manchester - join in

Maps in progress:


1880 map of the sanitary districts of Manchester – University of Manchester digitised collections

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