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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Thursday, 19 July 2012

OLD HYDE CRICKET CLUBS By Jeffrey Stafford.

  Here is another wonderful article written by Jeffrey Stafford.

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Above are two maps showing the location of the first home of Cricket in Hyde, at Newton Bank Cricket Club.  The first map is from 1887 and the second one is present day.

Many Thanks, Jeffrey ! :)

2 comments:

J.Stafford said...

Correction: January 11th 1902 should obviously read January 11th 1901.

Hydonian said...

A wonderful account, Jeffrey.
I have corrected the mistake.
Thank you :)