Newspaper Cuttings Books

Scope and Content

The cuttings books contain extracts from the Altrincham Guardian, Manchester Guardian, Manchester Evening News, Manchester Courier, and Daily Mail newspapers. Articles relate to estate and local affairs, and include reports of local council meetings, sessions of the Altrincham Court Leet, and the Stamford Estate rent-audit dinners held for tenants. All cuttings are dated.

Acquisition Information

All items were received from the Stamford Estate Office in Altrincham in April 1981.