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Matley, Tameside

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Matley, Tameside

Matley is a semi-rural area of Greater Manchester, England. It is located in the Metropolitan Borough of Tameside between the towns of Stalybridge, Hyde and Dukinfield. Matley was a township of Mottram in Longdendale, one of the eight ancient parishes of the Macclesfield Hundred of Cheshire. Under the Poor Law Amendment Act 1886 the township became civil parish in its own right. Between 1894 and 1936 Matley was a civil parish in the Tintwistle Rural District of Cheshire.
Administrative CountyTameside
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ9896
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityGreater Manchester

Matley, Tameside in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Matley, township, Mottram par., Cheshire, 6 miles NE. of Stockport, 705 ac., pop. 205.

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