Styal

Styal (, like style) is a village on the River Bollin near Wilmslow, Cheshire, England.wikipedia
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Wilmslow

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Styal (, like style) is a village on the River Bollin near Wilmslow, Cheshire, England.
Wilmslow gained the whole of Fulshaw and part of Pownall Fee; the other 1523 acre of Pownall Fee were used to create the new Styal civil parish.

Quarry Bank Mill

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The village is dominated by Quarry Bank Mill and much of its housing is the mill's estate.
Quarry Bank Mill (also known as Styal Mill) in Styal, Cheshire, England, is one of the best preserved textile mills of the Industrial Revolution and is now a museum of the cotton industry.

River Bollin

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Styal (, like style) is a village on the River Bollin near Wilmslow, Cheshire, England.
It flows through the Styal country park and was used in the cotton calico factory there, Quarry Bank Mill, as a source of power.

Styal railway station

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Styal railway station is near Manchester Airport in Cheshire, England.

HM Prison Styal

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HMP Styal is a women's prison which opened in 1962 and occupies some former buildings of the Styal Cottage Homes.
HM Prison Styal is a Closed Category prison for female adults and young offenders in Styal, Cheshire, England.

Samuel Greg

Samuel Greg had the village built for the workers of Quarry Bank Mill.
Seeing opportunities for manufacturing opened up by the Industrial Revolution, Greg founded Quarry Bank Mill, a cotton spinning mill in Styal on the bank of the River Bollin in Cheshire.

Styal Cottage Homes

HMP Styal is a women's prison which opened in 1962 and occupies some former buildings of the Styal Cottage Homes.
They were established in Styal by the Chorlton Poor Law Union Board of Guardians who financed the project with a loan of £50,000 from Liverpool Corporation.

Terry Waite

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Terry Waite the humanitarian, author and hostage negotiator is from Styal.
The son of a village policeman in Styal, Cheshire, Waite was educated at Stockton Heath County Secondary school where he became head boy.

Listed buildings in Wilmslow

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Also in the area is the village of Styal that was developed to house the workers at Quarry Bank Mill.

Cheshire

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Styal (, like style) is a village on the River Bollin near Wilmslow, Cheshire, England.

Commuting

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Styal is a commuter village, with access to Manchester.

Manchester

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Styal is a commuter village, with access to Manchester.

Country park

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The mill and the surrounding country park are owned by The National Trust.

National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty

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The mill and the surrounding country park are owned by The National Trust.

Prison

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HMP Styal is a women's prison which opened in 1962 and occupies some former buildings of the Styal Cottage Homes.

2001 United Kingdom census

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The population in the 2001 Census was 5,014, including the nearby smaller village of Morley and part of the fringe of Wilmslow.

Handforth

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Handforth is a suburban town between Wilmslow, Heald Green and Styal in Cheshire, England.

Norcliffe Chapel

Norcliffe Chapel is in the village of Styal, Cheshire, England.

History of agriculture in Cheshire

The earliest archaeological evidence of farming dates from the Early Neolithic period (4000–3001 BC); excavations at Oversley Farm near Styal found remains of burnt cereals associated with an Early Neolithic rectangular timber structure.

Barbara Greg

Greg was born in Styal in Cheshire and was educated at Bedales School.

History of Manchester Airport

In 1997, the second runway was planned and construction on it started, with protests about it intruding on woodland in the Styal area.

List of museums in Cheshire

Many Cheshire museums focus on the area's industrial heritage, including Quarry Bank Mill in Styal and Clarence Mill in Bollington (cotton), the Macclesfield Museums (silk), the Catalyst Science Discovery Centre in Widnes (chemicals), and the Lion Salt Works in Marston and Weaver Hall Museum in Northwich (salt).