Mellor Cross

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Mellor Cross


The Cross at Mellor.


Folder containing items relating to Mellor Cross.


DP checked/ update: GH/2022



Collection Items

Statement of Intent : Erection of Permanent Cross on Cobden Edge
(a) Statement of Intent from the Marple and DIstrict Council of Churches regarding the erection of a permanent timber cross on a mound in the disused quarry at the corner of Black Lane on Cobden Edge
(b) Covering letter dated 23 October 1969…

Newspaper cuttings relating to  Cobden Cross from 1970's
(a) Newspaper cuttings from various publications regarding the erection of and objections to the construction of a permanent cross on Cobden Edge, 1970.
(b) Selection of newspaper cuttings and donation leaflet, relating to Cobden Cross appeal…

Photographs of erection of Cobden Edge Cross
Fifteen black and white photocopied photographs showing the erection of the Mellor Cross, 1970.

Scrap Book with News cuttings   : Cobden Cross : 1970
An unbound scrap book created by Doreen McQuaker, containing photocopied newspaper cuttings from various publications in 1969 and 1970 relating to the proposed Cobden Cross and a number of photographs showing the process of its eventual erection.
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