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Greater Manchester Archaeology Day 2017 is now open for booking!!! Date: Saturday 25th November 2017 Time: 9.30 – 17.10Venue: Peel Hall, Peel Building, The Crescent, SalfordFee: £10.00 Archaeology Day is a...
Bob's Mill Diary - Saturday 24th September 2017 Whilst Mellor Archaeological Trust were clearing out the Waterloo Wheel Pit at Mellor Mill we released the water which had been backing up in the...
Where is Mellor?
Now on the edge of Stockport in Greater Manchester, Mellor's location is historically important.
On the south-west and north-west, it is bordered by the two great rivers, Goyt and Etherow, which drain the SW Peak District and join to form the Mersey at the lowest point of Mellor.
On the east, a high ridge overlooks a valley, behind which is Kinder Scout. Three spurs, separated by brooks, project west from the ridge.