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  • Cheadle and Gatley was a civil parish (SJ 8688) created in 1930 by uniting Cheadle with Stockport Etchells.
  • Since 1974 it has been an unparished area in the county of Greater Manchester.
  • The population was 31,511 in 1951, and 57224 in 2001.

For the period before 1930 see Cheadle and Stockport Etchells.


Civil Registration

  • Stockport (1930-37)
  • North East Cheshire (1937-74)
  • Stockport (1974+)

Court Records

  • Stockport (County) (1930-1974)
  • Stockport (1974+)

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

  • 1930 March 31— Created from the whole of Cheadle (3515 acres, pop. 8949 in 1921) and Stockport Etchells (1572 acres, pop. 2087 in 1921)
  • 1936 April 1 — Gained part of Handforth (231 acres, pop. 93 in 1931) and lost part to Wilmslow (19 acres, pop. 31 in 1931)

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Politics and Government

  • Cheadle & Gatley Urban District (1930-74)
  • Stockport Metropolitan Borough [Greater Manchester] (1974+)

Voting Registers

  • Altrincham (1930-45)
  • Bucklow (1945-48)
  • Cheadle (1949-74)