Step back in time with old photos and vintage film of the market town of Macclesfield in the county of Cheshire, England.
Macclesfield’s Railway Stations
Tim Harvey’s slideshow of old photos of Macclesfield’s railway stations includes the former Hibel Road Station, the old goods yard, the old line to Bollington and Marple, Old Central Station and the New Central Station.
Some of the town’s buildings can also be seen in the background of some of the photos.
Macclesfield Stations Through the Ages – Tim Harvey (YouTube)
Macclesfield Bus Station 1988
In addition to seeing the badly designed bus station and nearby road, we see a lot of pedestrians weaving their way through and in front of the buses, and plenty of passing cars. Do you recognise anyone?
MACCLESFIELD BUS STATION DEC 1988 – DaveSpencer32 (YouTube)
Macclesfield in the 1990s
Step back to 1990 to see some of the local buildings and cars, with the occasional pedestrian spotted in the background.
Macclesfield 1990- Malcolm Parker (YouTube)
In 1993, Nick, the landlord of the Traveller’s Rest, celebrated his birthday while locals enjoyed an evening out. It’s now a convenience store.
Travellers Rest in Macclesfield 1993 – PTY B (YouTube)