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  • Hattersley was a township in Mottram-in-Longdendale ancient parish, Macclesfield hundred (SJ 9793), which became a civil parish in 1866.
  • The civil parish was abolished in 1936 to become parts of Hyde and Longdendale.
  • The population was 455 in 1801, 497 in 1851, and 287 in 1901.

For the period after 1936, see Longdendale and Hyde.


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Hattersley area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Civil Registration

  • Ashton under Lyne (1837-1936)

Court Records

  • Stockport (County) (1828-48)
  • Hyde (County) (1848-99)
  • Dukinfield (1899-1936)

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

  • 1936 April 1 — Abolished and divided between Hyde (722 acres, pop. 99 in 1931) and Longdendale (337 acres, pop. 181 in 1931)
You can see the administrative areas in which Hattersley has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

Ask for a calculation of the distance from Hattersley to another place.


You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SJ982945 (Lat/Lon: 53.447253, -2.028575), Hattersley which are provided by:

Politics and Government

  • Ashton-under-Lyne Rural Sanitary District (1875-94)
  • Tintwistle Rural District (1894-1936)

Poor Houses, Poor Law etc.

  • Ashton under Lyne

Voting Registers

  • North Cheshire (1832-67)
  • East Cheshire (1868-85)
  • Hyde (1885-1915)
  • Stalybridge and Hyde (1915-36)