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Microfilm of original records formerly held at the Manchester Archives, Central Library in Manchester, England.

Cheetham is a village, a township, a sub-district and two chapelries in Manchester parish.

"Townships were a division of a parish which formed a unit of local administration; it levied a separate Poor Rate and appointed a constable." -- The Local Historian's Encyclopedia, p. 35.

Includes a street index in some registers.

Includes names of occupiers, names of owners, description of property, name or situation of property, rateable values, amounts assessed and collected.

Manchester Archives Central Library call nos.: M 10/7/5/1-52.


Poor rate assessments, 1795-1808, 1820-1840 (to pg. 153).
Vault BRITISH Film 2355245 Items 2 - 7
Poor rate assessments, 1840 (from pg. 153)-1853.
Vault BRITISH Film 2355246
Poor rate assessments, 1854-1861 (to pg. 42).
Vault BRITISH Film 2355247
Poor rate assessments, 1861 (from pg. 42).
Vault BRITISH Film 2355248 Item 1
Poor rate assessments, 1862-1863 (to pg. 52).
Vault BRITISH Film 2327165 Items 5 - 6
Poor rate assessments, 1863 (from pg. 52)-1869 (to pg. 100).
Poor rate assessments, 1863 (from pg. 52)-1869 (to pg. 100).
Poor rate assessments, 1863 (from pg. 52)-1869 (to pg. 100).
Vault BRITISH Film 2301816
Poor rate assessments, 1875-1879 (to pg. 150).
Vault BRITISH Film 2301817
Poor rate assessments, 1879 (from pg. 150)-1884 (to pg. 65).
Vault BRITISH Film 2302093
Poor rate assessments, 1884 (from pg. 65)-1888 (to pg. 133).
Vault BRITISH Film 2301818
Poor rate assessments, 1888 (from pg. 133)-1892.
Vault BRITISH Film 2301819
Poor rate assessments, 1893-1895.
Vault BRITISH Film 2301859 Items 1 - 3


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