Todays post is short and sweet...
It is a postcard of the crossroads at the top of Joel Lane and Werneth Low Road. Circa 1960's.
Who remembers the old shop ?
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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