By Steven Dickens
Hamon de Massey was once given land within the quarter via William the Conqueror and the de Masseys remained influential till the male line died out within the 15th century. From the de Masseys the property handed to Robert del Boothe of Barton upon Irwell and in 1627 the Earls of Stamford grew to become Lords of the Manor, rebuilding Dunham Massey corridor, which they left in 1855, returning to Altrincham 1906. The property used to be bequeathed to the nationwide belief in 1976. subscribe to neighborhood historian Steven Dickens as he seems to be at this historical past and indicates, via a gorgeous number of pictures, how this captivating industry city has altered over time.
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Altrincham Through Time by Steven Dickens