Joining the Society

New Mills Festival Lecture

supported by the Society.
"The Electricity Supply of New Mills".
Derek Brumhead.
N.B. Monday 22 Sept. starting at 7:30pm in the Town Hall.

Next Meeting

Oct. 10, 2014
"Revealing Oldknow’s legacy: Mellor Mill and the Peak Forest Canal, Marple"
Bob Humphrey-Taylor
See meetings for details.

Latest Publications

"Brookbottom 1640 to 1940" by Margaret De Motte (OP21).

"Market Street, New Mills 1899-1912" by Roger M Bryant (OP22).

"Roads and Bridges of New Mills 1760's - 1880's" (Reprint from Vol.107, Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society) by Derek Brumhead (N99).

Guest Publication !

A new guest publication is now available on our Archives page, Bailey's Almanac for New Mills, 1907.

Graveyard Records

Graveyard records for St. George's Road Methodist Cemetery, and Mount Pleasant Methodist Free Chapel are now available on the web site.

Tithe Map

The New Mills Tithe Map of 1841 is now on this site as a series of photographs, together with the Tithe Apportionments.

Picture New Mills

Don't forget our companion web site, Picture New Mills, which gives access to over 13000 historic photographs of New Mills collected by the Society.

49 Market Street (c1905)

49 Market Street (c1905)

20-22 Market Street (c1900)

20-22 Market Street (c1900)