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Title

Author

Date

Description

RHS Bury Archives No.

RHS/GC/1



BOOKS





RHS/GC/1/1

Box 1







RHS/GC/1/2

Box 1

1 book

The Country and Church of the Cheeryble Brothers

Rev. William Hume Elliot

1893

History of the Grant family with particular reference to the  problems at St Andrew's Church

RHS/8/7/17

RHS/GC/1/3

Box 1

1 booklet

Porritt & Spencer


n.d.

150 years of the firm

RHS/22/1/16/7

RHS/GC/1/4

Box 1

1 small book

Roger Worthington: one of the heroes of faith

Rev. W.T. Kershaw

1909

Biography written tor the commemoration of  bicentenary of Roger Worthington's death for the Baptist Church, Ramsbottom

RHS/9/3/1/7 

RHS/GC/1/5

Box 1

1 small book

The Diary of Richard Barlow

Richard Barlow

c1929

Memories of  his life as a postman between 1882-1925

RHS/9/3/1/2

RHS/GC/1/6

Box 1

1 small book

The Parish Church of St. John-in-the-Wilderness, Shuttleworth

Wilfred Beswick


Its history, incumbents and other items of historical interest in and around the parish of Shuttleworth


RHS/GC/1/7

Box 1

1 book

Turnbull & Stockdale Ltd, Rosebank Print Works, Ramsbottom:1881 to 1931

Unknown


History of the firm. Book produced to mark their Jubilee Year

RHS/2/1/12/14

RHS/GC/1/8

Box 1

12 sheets

The Stubbins Vale Story

John Simpson

n.d.

Tells the story of Stubbins Vale from  pre 1300s to 1979

RHS/22/8

RHS/GC1/9

Box 1

15 sheets

Extract from the History of Park Chapel

Rev. W.E. Harding

1931

Chapter VIII, covering the  History of the Chapel 1828-1903

RGHS/6/2/1/3

RHS/GC/1/10

Box 1

1  large booklet

History Notebook of Edenfield Church and School


1989

Advent booklet collated by Lynne Longworth on the history of the Church

RHS/6/1/4/3

RHS/GC/1/11

Box 1

9 sheets

The Diary of Richard Kay, 1716-51: a Lancashire Doctor 

Edited by Dr. W. Brockbank and Rev. F. Kenworthy

1968

Photocopy of the Diary

RHS/22/15

RHS/GC/1/12

Box 1

1 book

Notes on Holcombe

Rev. H.Dowsett

1901

Photocopy. History of the village, chapel and moor

RHS/8/5/1/1

RHS/GC/1/13

Box 1

1 book

Extracts from The Country of the Cheeryble Brothers

Rev.W. Hume Elliot

1893

Photocopy extracts on area, Nuttall Village, Holcombe Village, etc

RHS/8/7/2

RHS/GC/1/14

Box 1

1 booklet

Memories of Nuttall Village

K. McCarthy

1992

Memories of village life

RHS/6/1/1

RHS/GC/1/15

Box 1

1 booklet

Routes: a guide to family history in the Bury Area

Bury Ref. and Information Services

1998

Tel. no and services to aid research

nil

RHS/GC/1/16

Box 1

2 sheets

St Phillips Church Stubbins

unknown

n.d.

Brief history of the Church

nil

RHS/GC/1/17

Box 1

19 sheets

Memoirs of Richard Chew - extracts

Edward Boaden

1896

Rev. Chew was a native of Ramsbottom but moved around England and was buried in Lincoln. These extracts, taken from book in our Archives, are about his early years in Ramsbottom. 

RHS/22/19

RHS/GC/1/18

Box 2

1 book

 'Lancashire Lives': Book Two

Benita Moore

1991

The lives and times of some interesting Lancashire Folk: Book 2- Rossendale

RHS/22/10

RHS/GC/1/19

Box 2

1 book

Holcombe Long Ago

Rev H Dowsett

1902

Information on Holcombe

RHS/22/6 

RHS/GC/1/20

Box 2

1 booklet

History of the Borough of Bury and Neighbourhood

B.T. Barton

1973

Includes information on Ramsbottom

RHS/22/2/14

RHS/GC/1/21

Box 2

1 booklet

Trade Directory Reprints 1818-1888

A. Todd

1986

Trade Directory Reprints 1818-1888 for Ramsbottom, Edenfield, Holcombe, Tottington, Walmersley and Shuttleworth with contemporary 6" Ordnance Survey maps.

RHS/8/7/2/1

RHS/GC/1/22

Box 2

1 booklet

Shuttleworth  - up the croft

John Greenhalgh

n.d.

History of Shuttleworth

RHS/8/8/1/1

RHS/GC/1/23

Box 2

1 book

The Kenyon Tradition

Augustus Muir

1964

The history of James Kenyon & Son, Ltd 1664-1964

RHS/2/8/6/13

RHS/GC/1/24

Box 2

1 book

Open and See

Florence Fullard

c1988

Her life in Summerseat and Ramsbottom and local history events in various towns around the area

RHS/22/39

RHS/GC/1/25

Box 2

1 map

Old Ordinance Survey Map of Tottington 1908

The Godfrey Edition




RHS/GC/1/26

Box 2

1 booklet

Lancashire's Early Industrial Heritage

J. Chapman

n.d.

Tells the story of the industrial revolution between 1750-1850 within the present boundaries of the County of Lancashire


RHS/GC/1/27

Box 2

1 booklet

Life in the Lancashire Mill Towns

W.R.Mitchelll

1982

Based on his 'Lancashire Mill Towns Traditions' -  it depicts life in the early c19


RHS/GC/1/28

Box 2

1 book

Edenfield

John Simpson

1990

Life in a Lancashire village c1500-c.1770

RHS/8/3/1/1

RHS/GC/1/29

Box 2

1 booklet

Ramsbottom in the 1920s

K.McCarthy

1992

A walk around the town, detailing houses and shops

RHS/8/7/1/6

RHS/GC/1/30

Box 2

1 booklet 

Manufactory, Methodism, and the making of a village - Summerseat 1700-1988

Jean Price

1989


RHS/8/9/1/1

RHS/GC/1/31

Box 2

1 booklet 

1846 Before and After

Rev. R.J.Dobbs

1970

A historical guide to the ancient Parish of Bury

RHS/22/16

RHS/GC/1/32

Box 2

1 booklet

Recollections: Ramsbottom Memories

North West Sound Archives

n.d. 

Memories entitled  living working and leisure in and around Ramsbottom

RHS/22/36

RHS/GC/1/33

Box 2

1 booklet

Pace-Egging in Bury and Beyond

Alan J Seymour

1994

A look at an old Lancashire custom

RHS/22/34

RHS/GC/1/34

Box 2

1 booklet

The Forgotten Valley: Cheesden

A.V.Sandiford and T.E.Ashworth

1992

A copy of the 7th reprint. Ist edition was in 1981. It details the history of the clough and its mills

RHS/22/32

RHS/GC/1/35

Box 2

1 booklet 

Greenmount through the years

compiled by Ken Raven

1994

Chronology of events 1821-1994

RHS/8/4/1/2

RHS/GC/1/36

Box 2

91 pages

I remember'- some notes on old Bury

Senex' (Fred Howarth)

1917

A copy of a book about old Bury with illustrations of old residents and places and additional noters by various contibutors

RHS/8/2/1/6

RHS/GC/1/37

Box 2

1 book

Riot! 

William Turner

1992

The story of the East Lancashire Loom-Breakers in 1826

RHS/22/46









RHS/GC/2



PAMPHLETS/LEAFLETS





RHS/GC/2/1

Box 3

1 pamphlet

Jubilee Celebrations :Wesleyan Methodist Church and School, Ramsbottom

Congregation

01-Oct-1924

Outlines celebration event and gives a history of Wesleyan Methodism in Ramsbottom illustrated with photographs. Second copy is signed by George Ashworth, one of the authors, and has extra names of ministers added.

RHS/6/3/6/4

RHS/GC/2/2

Box 3

1 brochure

Opening  of Nuttall Hall and Nuttall Park

Ramsbottom Urban District Council

21-Jul-1928

Details of the event with photographs of the Park

RHS/14//4/112

RHS/GC/2/3

Box 3

1 brochure

War Weapons Week

War Weapons Week Committee

Apr-1941

Details of the events, including procession. 

RHS/2/2/9

RHS/GC/2/4

Box 3

1 brochure

Centenary 1848-1948: St John in the Wilderness

congregation

09-May-1948

Photocopy of a Souvenir Brochure with brief history of the Church. 

RHS/6/1/6/3

RHS/GC/2/5

Box 3

1 Brochure of 8 small sheets

Holidays at Home

Ramsbottom Urban District Council

10-Aug-1942

Photocopy of the programme of events and attractions in Nuttall Park

RHS/15/2/2/7

RHS/GC/2/6

Box 3

1 handbook

Festival Year Ramsbottom

Ramsbottom Festival of Britain Committee

1951

Outlines events: many adverts

RHS/14/4/14 

RHS/GC/2/7

Box 3

1 handbook

Coronation Year Official Programme of Celebrations

Ramsbottom Urban District Council

1953

Outlines events: many adverts

RHS/14/4/6

RHS/GC/2/8

Box 3

2  duplicate booklets

Centenary Celebrations: The Methodist Church Ramsbottom 1874-1974

George Ashworth

1974

Order of Services and a short history of the second 50 years 1924-1974. The first Wesleyan Methodist Church was opening in July 1825 and this Church in 1874

RHS/6/3/6/3

RHS/GC/2/9

Box 3

1 leaflet

Civic Service : Local Government re-organisation

Ramsbottom Urban District Council

31-Mar-1974

Order of Service for Civic Service held at Edenfield Parish Church, Ramsbottom. Ramsbottom Urban District Council existed 1894-1974

RHS/7/1/4

RHS/GC/2/10

Box 3

1 booklet

Jubilee Market to commemorate the Queen's Silver Jubilee

Peel Lion Club

05-Jun-1977

Outline of events

RHS/3/8/1

RHS/GC/2/11

Box 3


Holcombe Brook Methodist Church: The people and the buildings: 1885-1985



A brief history

RHS/6/3/1/3

RHS/GC/2/12

Box 3

1 booklet

An Introduction to Ramsbottom:

East Lancashire Railway

25-Jul-1987

Brief history written by Andrew Todd and information on local societies and facilities. Produced to mark the re-opening of the line.

RHS/16/3/2/5

RHS/GC/2/13

Box 3

1 brochure

Nuttall Extravaganza: celebrating 80 years

Friends of Nuttall Park

12-Jul-2008

Brief History of the Park and details of events

RHS/14/4/17

RHS/GC/2/14

Box 3

1 booklet

St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Ramsbottom: History of the Parish 1862-1962

unknown

1963

History of the Church with photographs and adverts

RHS/6/6/1

RHS/GC/2/15

Box 3

1 booklet

Ramsbottom Clean Air Handbook

Ramsbottom Urban District Council

01-Dec-1968

Introduction of smokeless zones- advice etc


RHS/GC/2/16

Box 3

1 booklet

Ramsbottom: the Official guide:  circa  1948

Ramsbottom Urban District Council

1948

Information on Ramsbottom


RHS/GC/2/17

Box 3

1 booklet 

Ramsbottom: the Official guide:  circa  1970

Ramsbottom Urban District Council

1970

Information on Ramsbottom


RHS/GC/2/18

Box 3

1 sheet

St Philip's Church, Stubbins


n.d.

Information on the Church and its hall

? RHS/6/1/5/4

RHS/GC/2/19

Box 3

1 leaflet

Old Ordnance Survey Maps: winter catalogue 1993-4: The Godfrey Edition


1994

List of maps available from Alan Godfrey Maps, Newcastle

nil

RHS/GC/2/20

Box 3

1 booklet

Ramsbottom: the Official Guide

Ramsbottom Urban District Council

1957

Information on Ramsbottom

RHS/8/7/1/1

RHS/GC/2/21

Box 3

1 booklet

Ramsbottom: the Official Guide

Ramsbottom Urban District Council

1958

Information on Ramsbottom

RHS/8/7/1/1

RHS/GC/2/22

Box 3

1 booklet

Ramsbottom: the Official Guide

Ramsbottom Urban District Council

1948

Information on Ramsbottom

RHS/8/7/1/2

RHS/GC/2/23

Box 3

1 booklet

Transport Department: Golden Jubilee 1913-1963

Ramsbottom Urban District Council

1963

Brief history of this department

RHS/16/2/2/8

RHS/GC/2/24

Box 3

2 identical brochures

East Lancashire Railway

East Lancashire Railway

1987


RHS/16/3/2/29

RHS/GC/2/25

Box 3

1 newspaper

E.L.R. Steam Back

Bury Times

25-Jul-1987

Commemoration Edition 

RHS/16/3/2/8

RHS/GC/2/26

Box 3

1 booklet

56 Years of Municipal Passenger Transport Operation:1913-1969

Ramsbottom Urban District Council



RHS/16/2/2/2

RHS/GC/2/27

Box 3

10 sheets

St John in the Wilderness Centenary 1848-1948

St John in the Wilderness

1948

Photocopy - Souvenir Handbook

RHS/6/1/6/3

RHS/GC/2/28

Box 3

12 booklets

Old Recipe Books


c1940



RHS/GC/2/29

Box 3

1 booklet

An introduction to Ramsbottom: East Lancashire Railway. Opening of the line 25th July 1987

E.L.Railway


A guide to Ramsbottom 

RHS/16/3/2/5

RHS/GC/2/30

Box 3

1 booklet

Bury Official Street Plan


n.d.

Includes Radcliffe, Prestwich Tottington, Ramsbottom, Bury, Whitefield

Not thought appropriate for Archives

RHS/GC/2/31

Box 3

1 booklet

Ramsbottom and District. A History in Stone

Robert S Howarth

1986

First published 1986


RHS/GC/2/32

Box 3





Spare


RHS/GC/2/33

Box 3

8 sheets

Vioth Fabrics Stubbins Ltd (formerly Scapa Forming PMC)


01-Jun-1997

A brief history from 1825-2000. Development of J&J Porritt, Dearden Clough to Stubbins Vale

RHS/2/1/16/5

RHS/GC/2/34

Box 3

1 booklet

St Andrew's Church Souvenir and Reference 


1957

This also has pages of shop adverts

RHS/6/1/2/6

RHS/GC/3



RHS PUBLICATIONS AND VISITORS BOOKS





RHS/GC/3/1

Box 4

1 book

Around Ramsbottom

RHS

1995

Pictures and captions. Part of the Archive Photograph services

RHS/1/3/2/3

RHS/GC/3/2

Box 4

Newspapers

Ramsbottom War News

RHS


Series of papers for each year of WW2 with taken items from the Ramsbottom Observer and RHS Archives


RHS/GC/3/2/1

Box 4

1 newspaper

Ramsbottom War News: Life in Ramsbottom during WW2  Issue 1:1939

RHS

2010

First in a series - one paper for each year 1939-1945

RHS/15/2/5/3

RHS/GC/3/2/2

Box 4

1 newspaper

Ramsbottom War News: Life in Ramsbottom during WW2  Issue2:1940

RHS

2011

Second in a series - one paper for each year 1939-1945

RHS/15/2/5/

RHS/GC/3/2/3

Box 4

1 newspaper

Ramsbottom War News: Life in Ramsbottom during WW2  Issue3:1941

RHS

2012

Third in a series- one paper for each year 1939-1945

RHS/15/2/5/

RHS/GC/3/3

Box 4

1 booklet

Nuttall Park and the Porritt Legacy to Ramsbottom

RHS

2008

Produced to celebrate 80 years of the park being donated to the people of Ramsbottom by Lt-Col Porritt: it provides information, with photographs, on Nuttall Hall and Park, and Lt-Col Porritt

RHS/14/1/1

RHS/GC/3/4



RAMBOTTOM HERITAGE SOCIETY NEWS MAGAZINES



These are produced twice a year and include news of the Society's activities and articles on local history.

RHS/1/3/1

RHS/GC/3/4/1

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:1 June 1990

RHS

1990


RHS/1/3/1/2

RHS/GC/3/4/2

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:2 Winter 1990/Spring 1991

RHS

1991


RHS/1/3/1/3

RHS/GC/3/4/3

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:3 Summer 1991

RHS

1991


RHS/1/3/1/4

RHS/GC/3/4/4

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:4 Winter/Spring 1992

RHS

1992


RHS/1/3/1/5

RHS/GC/3/4/5

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:5 Summer 1992

RHS

1992


RHS/1/3/1/6

RHS/GC/3/4/6

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:6 Winter 1992/93

RHS

1993


RHS/1/3/1/7

RHS/GC/3/4/7

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:7 Summer 1993

RHS

1993


RHS/1/3/1/8

RHS/GC/3/4/8

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:8 Winter 1993

RHS

1993


RHS/1/3/1/9

RHS/GC/3/4/9

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:9 Summer 1994

RHS

1994


RHS/1/3/1/10

RHS/GC/3/4/10

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:10 Winter 1994/1995

RHS

1995


RHS/1/3/1/11

RHS/GC/3/4/11

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:11 Summer 1995

RHS

1995


RHS/1/3/1/12

RHS/GC/3/4/12

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:12 Winter 1995/6

RHS

1996


RHS/1/3/1/13

RHS/GC/3/4/13

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:13 Summer 1996

RHS

1996


RHS/1/3/1/14

RHS/GC/3/4/14

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No14 Spring:

RHS

1997


RHS/1/3/1/15

RHS/GC/3/4/15

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:15 Autumn

RHS

1997


RHS/1/3/1/16

RHS/GC/3/4/16

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:16 Spring

RHS

1998


RHS/1/3/1/17

RHS/GC/3/4/17

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:17 Autumn

RHS

1998


RHS/1/3/1/18

RHS/GC/3/4/18

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:18 Spring

RHS

1999


RHS/1/3/1/19

RHS/GC/3/4/19

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:19 Spring

RHS

2000


RHS/1/3/1/20

RHS/GC/3/4/20

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:20 Autumn

RHS

2000


RHS/1/3/1/21

RHS/GC/3/4/21

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:21 Spring

RHS

2001


RHS/1/3/1/22

RHS/GC/3/4/22

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:22 Autumn

RHS

2001


RHS/1/3/1/23

RHS/GC/3/4/23

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:23 Spring

RHS

2002


RHS/1/3/1/24

RHS/GC/3/4/24

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:24 Spring/Summer

RHS

2003


RHS/1/3/1/25

RHS/GC/3/4/25

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:25 Autumn/Winter

RHS

2003

Articles on P McDouall, Charles Dickens and the Grants; Crow Lane Project; Pebble Beach and Twelve Row, Stubbins Lane; Hazlehurst School Methodism in Hawkshaw

RHS/1/3/1/26

RHS/GC/3/4/26

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:26 Spring

RHS

2004

Articles on J&H Hinchliffe-the coaches; Buses 1913-1969; St Joseph's Church between the Wars; Irwell Bridge Mill; Memories of Crow Lane

RHS/1/3/1/27

RHS/GC/3/4/27

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:27 Winter

RHS

2004

Articles on St. Paul's School; Kenyon Street; Ramsbottom Mill; D-Day 60th Anniversary; Hazlehurst School; J&H Hinchliffe Ltd. and family

RHS/1/3/1/28

RHS/GC/3/4/28

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:28 Spring

RHS

2005

Articles on  Ken Rose shoe shop, 64, Bridge Street; Daniel Grant' review of 'The Kirk at Ramsbottom by Rev Carmyllie

RHS/1/3/1/29

RHS/GC/3/4/29

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:29 Winter

RHS

2005

Articles on various people's memories of life in Ramsbottom during WW2

RHS/1/3/1/30

RHS/GC/3/4/30

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:30 Spring

RHS

2006

Articles on  Ken Rose shoe shop, 64, Bridge Street; Daniel Grant;' review of 'The Kirk at Ramsbottom by Rev Carmyllie

RHS/1/3/1/31

RHS/GC/3/4/31

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:31 Autumn

RHS

2006

Articles on Bolton Road West;Cormar Carpets; F.D.Sims; E.R.P. sign on Rostrons Road; Bury Archives; Ramsbottom Heritage Centre are-opens; Inscriptions from the Cemetery

RHS/1/3/1/32

RHS/GC/3/4/32

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:32 Spring

RHS

2007

Articles on 'Time Capsule'; Libraries and Adult Education; RHS info; Blue plague to P.M. McDouall; Radical Ramsbottom; Runaway trains; R&T Blind Persons Welfare 1961-1994

RHS/1/3/1/33

RHS/GC/3/4/33

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:33 Autumn

RHS

2007

Articles on Kibboth Crew Archaeological dig; Floods in Ramsbottom; Lancs. County Library Ramsbottom Branch, 2 Market Place William Grant 1733-1817; 'Our Boys' by J.  Ali; Mineral water Manufacturers

RHS/1/3/1/34

RHS/GC/3/4/34

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:34 Spring

RHS

2008

Articles on 'Our Boys by J Ali ;Col.A.T. Porritt; Water Powered illustrations; Extreme weather/floods 1936 and 1947; goits and watercourses in Nuttall; William Grant, Snr, at the Battle of Culloden

RHS/1/3/1/35

RHS/GC/3/4/35

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:35 Autumn

RHS

2008

Articles on Floods 1936; F.D. Sims; Stubbins Lane Mill; Nuttall Park/Porritts legacy; Plaque and stone in Nuttall Park; Major J.W.S. Grant; Scout Moor Quarry; Holcombe Moor Farms

RHS/1/3/1/36

RHS/GC/3/4/36

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:36 Spring

RHS

2009

Articles on James D Wright steeplejack; Shepherds; History of site of Aldi Supermarket; Civic Hall; Old traditions like ' Humpty Dumpty; G.F. Markland, photographer; Metcalfe Bros

RHS/1/3/1/37

RHS/GC/3/4/37

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:37 Autumn

RHS

2009

Articles on Harden Moor; Peel Tower/Top o'th'Hill; Dr Rhodes Boyson; Shaw's Grocer's, Bridge Street; RUDC1972-3; Gollinrod Farm; Map of '2 Towers walk' by John B Taylor

RHS/1/3/1/38

RHS/GC/3/4/38

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:38 Spring

RHS

2010

Articles on Kibboth Crew; recollections of Mary Newborne; John Wood (engineering); Design and Technology; Gas Street Lighting

RHS/1/3/1/39

RHS/GC/3/4/39

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:39 Autumn/Winter

RHS

2010

Articles on Holcombe Moor Training Area; Archives; Whitelow Hill; Park Cottage; John B Taylor

RHS/1/3/1/40

RHS//GC/3/4/40

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:40 Spring

RHS

2011

Articles on Block printing; John Gray; Elizabeth Gray; Capt. Richard Porritt; Growing up in Ramsbottom in 1920s-30s

RHS/1/3/1/41

RHS/GC/3/4/41

Box 4

1 magazine

Ramsbottom Heritage Society News Magazine No:41 Autumn

RHS

2011

Articles on  Kibboth Crew; water powered textile mills ;fabric printing; New Jerusalem Church; Plantation House; Land Army girl; Mango Orchard

RHS/1/3/1/42

RHS/GC/3/5

Box 4

7 pamphlets

Ramsbottom's Duck Trail

RHS

n.d.

With map of the trail


RHS/GC/3/6

Box 4

1 booklet

Ramsbottom Reminiscences

RHS

1992

Recollections of the earlier century (c20) by J Spencer, N Kay, N Nuttall, Anon, SM Slater, D. Hibbert, Alice, Anon, F Entwistle, M. Isherwood, A Isherwood, E Ashworth nee Hall, T Swindlehurst

RHS/1/3/2/4

RHS/GC/3/7

Box 4

1 booklet

Origins of the health service in Bury and Ramsbottom: Part 1

Barbara Palmer for RHS

1989

Faith Hope and Medicine in the 18th and 19th Centuries

RHS/11/3/5

RHS/GC/3/8

Box 4

1 booklet

Nineteenth Century Ramsbottom

RHS - extract from book by Rev. Hume Elliot

2001

Extract from 'The Country and Church of the Cheeryble Brothers

RHS/1/3/2/1

RHS/GC/3/9

Box 4

1 booklet

Ramsbottom Millennium Festival 17-24 June 2000 souvenir programme

RHS


Details of the festival which was sponsored by RHS and the Co-op

RHS/1/3/2/2

RHS/GC/3/10

Box 4

1 booklet

Ramsbottom Reminiscences: Vol.2

RHS

1996

More memories from D Moss, G White, B Roberts, HH Duckworth,BE Ford, E. Ashworth nee Hall, FA Hanson, M Ferguson nee Shore.

RHS/1/3/2/5

RHS/GC/3/11

Box 4

1 notebook

Ramsbottom Heritage Centre -  Visitors book

RHS

21-Feb-1990-30-May-1992

Names of people who visited the Heritage Centre on Carr Street

No room to go in our Archives - April 2013

RHS/GC/3/12

Box 4

1 notebook

Ramsbottom Heritage Centre -  Visitors book

RHS

31-May-1992-23-Jul-1995

Names of people who visited the Heritage Centre on Carr Street

No room to go  in our Archives- April 2013

RHS/GC/4



CD and DVDs



CDs and DVDs on various topics


RHS/GC/4/1

Box 4

1 CD

William Kirkman letters



Could be the same material as we have in the archives

pos.RHS/9/3/1/9/22

RHS/GC/4/2

Box 4

1 CD

Stubbins Congregational Church



Various events


RHS/GC/5



PHOTOGRAPHS





RHS/GC/5/1

Box 4

1 photo

Nicklson's bread van


n.d.


RHS/21/3/3/2

RHS/GC/5/2

Box 4

1 photo

Carr Street




RHS/21/17/5/72

RHS/GC/6 



OTHER  DOCUMENTS



Various topics


RHS/GC/6/1

Box 4

93 sheets

Mondi Paper Mill


1911-1939

Copies of the company's annual reports from the 15th to 43rd year

Duplicates to be found in Bury Council Archives

RHS/GC/7

Box 4


MAPS





RHS/GC/7/1

Box 4

2 sheets

Boundaries of Ramsbottom Urban District 



Prior to boundaries changes in the 1970s


The Archive Gallery Collection



The Archive Gallery Collection consists of books, documents and other items that are duplicates of items stored in the Heritage Society Archive in Bury. They are kept at the Gallery in Ramsbottom Library.


Items in the Collection can be viewed in the Gallery on the second Sunday of the month from 12-3pm. Please ask the Heritage Society volunteer to find the item you require.


Items can be viewed by anyone but may only be taken away with the agreement of the Archive Team. For permission to remove an item please contact us via email