Stockport

Stockport, a cotton town of East Cheshire; occupies a site on the slopes of a narrow gorge overlooking the confluence of the Thame and Goyt (forming the Mersey), 37 m. E. of Liverpool; a handsome viaduct spans the river; has an old grammar-school, free library, technical school, &c.; during the present century has grown to be a busy centre of cotton manufactures, and has besides flourishing iron and brass foundries, machine-shops, breweries, &c.

Population (circa 1900) given as 70,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Stockmar, Baron de * Stockton-on-Tees
Stirling, James Hutchison
Stirling, William Alexander, Earl of
Stirling-Maxwell
Stirling
Stirlingshire
Stirrup Cup
Stobæus, Joannes
Stock Exchange
Stockholm
Stockmar, Baron de
Stockport
Stockton-on-Tees
Stoics
Stoke-upon-Trent
Stokes, Sir George Gabriel
Stolberg, Christian, Count
Stolberg, Friedrich Leopold, Count of
Stole
Stone Age
Stone Circles
Stonehaven

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