Mobberley Time Line

18/03/04

Date

Event

 597

St. Augustine mission

 711

Death of St. Wilfrid

 727

Yew tree planting ?? see comment

 750

Approximate date of church dedicated to St. Wilfrid and St. Mary

1086

Domesday (Doomsday) book

1190

Village owned in its entirety by Aldford of Aldford, Cheshire

1206

Augustine de Brethonate gave part of Mobberley to his brother Patrick, who assumed title “Patrick de Mobberley”

1851

Census

1856

Mobberley Mills, near Knutsford, Cheshire. Sale by auction of the whole of the valuable machinery for preparing and spinning cotton, together with the condensing Steam engine, Butterley Boiler etc.

1862

Mobberley Railway Station Built

1888

Restoration of St. Wilfrid’s Church

1976

Large area of village designated a “Conservation Area”

2000

Millennium celebrations

There are no megalithic structures in the area

The background is taken from Robert Morden’s map of Cheshire dated 1695.

Page Revision

 

06/09/06

 

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