Hyde Name Origins.

The name "HYDE" is derived from the hide, a measure of land for taxation purposes, taken to be that area of land necessary to support a peasant family. In later times it was taken to be equivalent to 120 acres .
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Saturday, 1 October 2011

Adverts from the 1970's

 The following Adverts are taken from a Tameside guide circa 1976.
So many of the firms advertising in there are now sadly defunct
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2 comments:

Tom said...

Great adverts indeed... I never realised Peart's factory was called 'Onwards Works'.

Hydonian said...

Me neither ,Tom !
I have some more adverts from the book - I'll post them soon :)