Casson's Buildings, Manchester Road, Milnsbridge

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  • also known as: Casson Buildings (1890 map)
  • appears on maps: 1890 [#150]
  • location: Manchester Road, Cowlersley
  • status: partially exists
  • category: terraced rows

Casson's Buildings comprised back-to-back terraced rows on either side of Manchester Road. The 1901 Census records them as comprising 35 separate households with 154 residents, the majority of whom were working in the textiles trade.

The properties on the northern side of Manchester Road still exit and the row has been extended with properties on either side. Those on the southern side were demolished after the early 1960s.