Welcome to the Marple Website

Welcome to the Marple Website

This is the community web site for Marple in Stockport. It was started in 1998 to provide useful information for local people and potential visitors and to contribute to the fantastic community spirit that abounds in this small canal town on the edge of the peaks. It continues to do this with regular updates and lots of interaction with the local community.

Looking for something still on the old site? Please use this link.

Below are the most recent additions:

Marple BrandForum & Notice BoardFriends of Marple Memorial ParkMarple Skatepark Project Marple Exploring the ArtsMarple Local History SocietyMellor Archaeological TrustNew HorizonsMarple Civic SocietyMarple AThletic JFCMarple CarnivalSociety of Marple ArtistsMarple Business Forum

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Latest Virtual Tour Updates

  • Forge Bank Mill 1953

    May 1, 2019 | 11:06 am

    Forge Bank Mill 1953 A photo of Forge Bank Mill (Spade Forge) taken by Sybil Wych, who lives in Lincolnshire, when she was on[…]

  • Albert Schools Panto

    Apr 20, 2019 | 08:56 am

    Albert Schools Panto A Pantomime photo thought to be taken in the Albert Schools pre-WWII. Provided by Diane Chew to Marple Local History[…]

  • Albert Schools c1927 - 30

    Apr 20, 2019 | 08:56 am

    Albert Schools c1927 - 30 Pupils at Albert Schools circa 1927 - 1930. Back row 2nd from left Maurice Chew.Back row 2nd from right though[…]

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