Passage Through Time: Saddleworth Roads and Trackways (1981) by Bernard Barnes

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Passage Through Time: Saddleworth Roads and Trackways was written by Bernard Barnes and published in 1981 by Saddleworth Historical Society.

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Contents

  • Foreword
  • Introduction
  • Early Roads
  • Inter-regional Roads
    • Standedge — Delph — Oldham
    • Standedge — Saddleworth Church — Mottram
    • Standedge — Dobcross — Grotton Head
    • Roads to Rochdale
    • Other Inter-regional Roads
  • Local Roads
  • Bridges
  • Turnpike Roads
    • Administration
    • Turnpike construction in Saddleworth
    • Turnpike traffic and finances
  • The Turnpike Roads of Saddleworth
  • Wakefield — Austerlands Road
  • Stockport — Doctor Lane Head Road
  • Standedge — Oldham Road
  • Staley Road
  • Oldham — Ripponden Road
  • Huddersfield — New Hey Road
  • Holehouse — Shepley Lane Head Road
  • Ridgehill Lanes — Holehouse Road
  • Enclosure Roads and the Cotton Famine Road
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Appendices:
    • Quarter Sessions Records
    • Standedge — Oldham Turnpike Road: Subscriptions List 1797
    • Oldham — Ripponden Turnpike Road: List of Subscribers 1794
    • Coaches and Carriers
    • Income and Expenditure of the Turnpike Trustees 1818-1850
    • Agreement for Road Making 1792
    • Tolls compounded at the Frenches Toll Gate
    • Agreement for Carrying 1858
    • Public Roads listed in the Commissioner’s Award 1834
    • Estimates for the Construction of two Branch Roads of the Standedge — Oldham Turnpike Road (1827)