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 .
March 2014
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Saturday, 10 March 2012

Mottram Road And The Olive Tree

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Another great view from Mottram Road, with Otto Monstead's Margarine Works on the right. The pub next door is The Olive Tree.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

When was the Olive Tree pub demolished?