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  GENUKI: Newton Heath, Lancashire genealogy
Newton Heath is a township and ecclesiastical parish, within the parish and parliamentary borough, but not within the municipal boundary of Manchester, situated a mile and a half to the east of that city, in the union of Prestwich, and county court district of Manchester, rural deanery of Cheetham, and archdeaconry and diocese of Manchester.
In 1835 Newton Heath was a township in the parish of Manchester.
For probate purposes prior to 1858, Newton Heath was in the Archdeaconry of Chester, in the Diocese of Chester.
www.genuki.org.uk:8080 /big/eng/LAN/NewtonHeath   (326 words)

  
 New Start - Community Regeneration Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Indeed, sports facilities are just the tip of the iceberg in Newton Heath, an area that lost its major employers long ago, is the 45th most deprived ward in the country and has the third worst health statistics in Manchester, with residents expected to live five years less than the national average.
Newton Heath has all the hallmarks of deprivation - drug dealers can frequently be seen plying their trade around the corner from the centre, unemployment is high and you don’t have to look far to find evidence of Newton Heath’s health problems.
The frustrations of residents in Newton Heath are all too familiar to consultant Marilyn Taylor, professor of urban governance and regeneration at the University of the West of England.
www.newstartmag.co.uk /newton.html   (1573 words)

  
 BBC - h2g2 - Newton Heath LYR Football Club
Newton Heath LYR, or 'The Heathens', was the name of Manchester United Football Club when it was first founded.
Newton Heath began to sever their links with the railway company and the letters 'LYR' were dropped from their title.
Newton Heath had been saved by this fundraising and was entering a new era.
www.bbc.co.uk /dna/h2g2/A1159067   (1161 words)

  
 Ancient history
Newton Heath a local Manchester team had started playing in 1878, a group of railway workers for Lancashire and Yorkshire Railways have formed the first team.
Newton Heath’s second season turned out to be worst than the first when they again finished at the bottom of the League, this time with only six wins in 30 games.
Newton Heath had their own problems with a “scandal” behind the scenes when two players (Boyd and Cunnigham) were suspended by the club for their extracurricular activities.
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 Newton Heath - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Newton Heath is an area of Greater Manchester, famous primarily for two things:
The birthplace of Newton Heath Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway Football Club (est.
An old nickname for the team was "the Heathens" - clearly derived from their original name, this in turn spawned "The Red Devils".
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 Newton Heath - Districts & Suburbs of Manchester UK
Newton Heath - Districts & Suburbs of Manchester UK Manchester and the Northwest Region of England
The heath in question stretched originally from Miles Platting to Failsworth, and is bordered by brooks and rivers on all four sides - the River Medlock, Moston Brook, Newton Brook and Shooters Brook.
Engine repair sheds were opened in 1877 at the Newton Heath Traction Maintenance Depot, which grew to become a major local employer which, by the 1860s, had been expanded to a 40 acre site with over 2000 workers.
www.manchester2002-uk.com /districts/newton-heath.html   (613 words)

  
 The Origins   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The origins of Manchester United Football Club can be traced back to the year 1873 when workers at a Newton Heath Depot of the Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway form a Football team.They decide to call themselves Newton Heath LYR and play in a strip of Green and Gold halved shirts.
Newton Heath LYR grounds were located in North Road,Newton Heath located in the North-West part of Manchester.The facilities you can imagine weren't good and their changing rooms were located a half a mile away from the pitch in a pub called "The Three Crowns".
In 1885,an important watershed in football took place - Football Professionalism was made legal.The Newton Heath LYR Club turned professional and reach the prestiged Manchester Cup Final where they lost to Hurst.However,Newton Heath win the trophy a year later and reach the Final in seven consecutive seasons.
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 Manchester United Tribute Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Newton Heath are promoted to the 1st Division in 1892, a year when a two Divisional tier established.
Newton Heath's first game in this Division was against Blackburn on the 3rd September 1892.The game was eventful with Newton Heath just being pipped in a seven goal thriller.
Newton Heath's stay in the Division was only for one more season as they lost to Liverpool in another playoff 2-0.
www.csn.ul.ie /~markk/mufc/history/history2.html   (197 words)

  
 Manuxtreme's Manchester United History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Newton Heath took full advantage of the new laws and introduced a number of new faces to the team, many of them Welshmen, who also found jobs in the wagon works.
Having struggled in their first season in Division One, Newton Heath continued in the same vain the following season, and was again forced to take part in a test match to stay up.
It proved to be the end of Newton Heath, and the birth of Manchester United.
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 Full History Of Manchester United
Newton Heath at the turn of the century were indeed at their lowest ebb.
Newton Heath finished the season worse than last and by the end of the season they stood on a 15th place in the league, with 17 defeats out of 34 games played and a negative goal difference (38-53).
In this season Newton Heath changed their club colours again, this time the white shirts and blue shorts were replaced by red shirts and white shorts.
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 History
In 1887 Newton Heath LYR reached the final of the Manchester Cup, and lost, but the club was now ready for a major step in its history, as football itself took a massive step forward.
Newton Heath were invited to join the First Division, so the club which had struggled for those first two seasons had reached a pinnacle just at the right moment, and was now one of football's elite.
Newton Heath's officials were furious and a court case soon followed.
www.angelfire.com /extreme/manutd/history.html   (1957 words)

  
 A Welcome to www.red11.org   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Newton Heath's first season turned out to be a near disaster with only a victory in a relegation/promotion playoff game saved them from dropping into the lower division.
Newton Heath at the turn of the century were indeed at their lowest ebb, after a decade in the Fottball league all they had to show was two years in the top flight (both years finishing at the bottom) and eight years in the second.
The name of Newton Heath was not liked by all, they had left their home in Newton Heath 9 years previously, and following the reorganisation of the Club many called for a name change.
www.red11.org /mufc/history.htm   (14694 words)

  
 history
In 1878 a football team was founded, it was called Newton Heath LYR, they had a small pitch to play on in North Road, in 1886 Newton Heath won their first ever trophy, the Manchester Cup.
Newton Heath played in a yellow and green jersey, which was many years later copied for United's away jersey.
In 1888 the football league was formed, with 12 teams, Newton Heath were not among them, but in 1889 they joined with 11 other clubs who were not quite good enough for the football league to form the football alliance.
www.iol.ie /~redmond/niall/history.htm   (1366 words)

  
 Newton Heath Hotels. Hotels in Newton Heath - Accommodation UK
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From a cheap Newton Heath hotel, to 4 and 5 star Newton Heath hotels with special offers, you are sure to find the best Newton Heath hotel Accommodation for you.
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www.picturesofengland.com /England/Greater_Manchester/Newton_Heath/hotels5   (1221 words)

  
 Newton Heath Manchester North West UK   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Newton Heath is a good base to explore Manchester, North West UK.
Newton Heath Guest Houses offer comfortable yet very affordable places for your stay in Manchester in the North West region of the UK.
Newton Heath Bed and Breakfast accommodation is an excellent option and offers a different experience to staying in a hotel.
www.bedsearcher.co.uk /habitation/newton_heath_ma.shtm   (193 words)

  
 Newton Heath - newtonheath
We believe that the more organizations develop a complete understanding of their customers, the greater their chances are of retaining and growing the business.
Newton Heath argues that implementing the same marketing campaign as everyone else just categorizes your organization as being… just like "everyone else’s".
Copyright (c) 2005 Newton Heath Pty Ltd. All rights reserved.
www.newtonheath.com.au /philosophy.htm   (333 words)

  
 Retro Newton Heath shirts
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 Press Release Jan 04 Newton Heath clean up   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Local residents have praised the City Council for taking positive measures to make improvements to the quality of public open space in Newton Heath supporting survey results published at the end of last year.
Newton Heath is a pilot area along with Beswick and Clayton, Bradford and Miles Platting and Ancoats.
The Council has been asking residents what their priorities for the area are and really seem to be listening and responding to what’s being suggested.
www.manchester.gov.uk /news/2004/jan/newton.htm   (464 words)

  
 Dissertations, Essays on newton heath- the manchester utd strory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Dissertations, Essays on newton heath- the manchester utd strory
Newton Heath The Beginning When British rail began breaking up their steam trains in the 1950’s the nameplates of their famous football class engine were polished and presented to the football club whose name it bore.
It was a gesture in public relations; a gift from mother to child for without railways there would have bee no Newton Heath.
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 Album 2G - Newton Heath   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Newton Heath provided DMUs for the passengers services in and out of Manchester Victoria at that time.
The lack of covers on the engine compartments indicates that these locomotives may have been withdrawn or stored at that time, perhaps being robbed of parts to keep others of the class going.
It had been transferred from the Western Region a few months earlier and was now being used as a route learner.
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 Newton Heath estate agents with property for sale - M40, Greater Manchester, England
Newton Heath is a suburb in Greater Manchester, England.
The average selling price for property in Newton Heath over the past twelve months has been £62,105.
We processed fourteen estate agent contact requests in Newton Heath during the past twelve months, 6.7% fewer than previous twelve-month period and the Estate Angels service has been used to contact mortgage advisers by sixteen people in Newton Heath over the last twelve months, which is 6.7% more than the preceding twelve-month period.
www.estateangels.co.uk /estate_agents/newton_heath   (362 words)

  
 Miles Platting & Newton Heath - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
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 history
After their first season they had to move from North road, as the pitch was a mud bath and the dressing rooms were half a mile down the road in the 'Three Crowns' pub.
At the Gala the Newton Heath captain Harry Stafford, let his dog, a St Bernard roam around with a collecting box around its neck, to try and raise more funds for the club.
And Newton Heath couldn't refuse, come on this was going to keep them alive.
www.fortunecity.com /olympia/underwood/391/history.htm   (987 words)

  
 All Saints Church of England, Newton Heath, Lancashire genealogy
The Monumental Inscriptions in the graveyard covering deaths between 1717-1916 are held at the Lancashire Record Office.
The living is a rectory, yearly value £300, with residence, in the gift of the Dean and Canons of Manchester, and held by the Rev. William Hutchinson, BD, of Emmanuel College Cambridge.
In 1997 the parish united with St. Wilfred and St. Anne's to form the parish of Newton Heath.
www.genuki.org.uk /big/eng/LAN/NewtonHeath/AllSaints.shtml   (404 words)

  
 FindMyNearest…™ in Newton Heath - UpMyStreet
UpMyStreet’s FindMyNearest…™ is the quick and easy way to find a local business in Newton Heath.
Removals and storage - household in Newton Heath
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 Newton Heath Hotel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
If you require a Hotel in Newton Heath then there is plenty of choice in a range of price bands.
No matter what your budget you will be able to find something to ideally suit your needs and provide you with a comfortable room for an overnight stay or a home from home for your holiday.
Each Newton Heath Hotel has its own individuality and character and offers a range of facilities at a range of prices, including ensuite rooms, restaurants, bars, 24 hour access, car parking, child minding and leisure suites.
www.bedsearcher.co.uk /town/hotel/newton_heath_ma.shtm   (139 words)

  
 Failsworth to Newton Heath (2) - Restoration of the Rochdale Canal
Failsworth to Newton Heath (2) - Restoration of the Rochdale Canal
Lock 69 at Newton Heath had been partly filled and "cascaded" to make it safer.
July 2002: Newton Heath Lock with two boats waiting to go down.
www.penninewaterways.co.uk /rochdale/rc57b.htm   (118 words)

  
 Newton Heath Depot, Newton Heath, Manchester:: OS grid SD8700 :: Geograph British Isles - photograph every grid square!
Newton Heath Depot, Newton Heath, Manchester:: OS grid SD8700 :: Geograph British Isles - photograph every grid square!
The Rochdale canal and the railway provided the impetus to change Newton Heath (the new town on the heath) from an agricultural to industrial community, with soap making, rope making, glass making, match making (as in Lucifers, not dating!!) and varied engineering factories.
Newton Heath is also the place where Manchester United Football Club started life in 1879 as Newton Heath F.C., before moving ground and changing name in 1902.
www.geograph.co.uk /photo/12774   (138 words)

  
 The Suburb of Newton Heath in Lancashire, Manchester City Council country of England, North West UK - Local Information ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
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