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In 1928 the Bollington Wesleyan Bazaar published a Recipe and Quotation Book. This was designed to promote, in particular, Bollington retailers, and to raise funds for the Wesleyan Methodist church in Wellington Road. Here is a list of the historic Bollington shops mentioned in the book. The individual pages of the book can be seen here.

Adlington Road

14 A Cooke Coach & Car Hire (Advert)
20 E Cook Confectionery & Groceries (Advert)

Albert Road

  Macclesfield Equitable Provident Society Ltd (Co-op) Groceries and general store (Advert)

Bollington Cross

  C Goodwin Cycle Goods, Wireless, Hardware and Ironmongery (Advert)

Church Street

17 R Jackson Ladies’ and Gentlemen’s Tailor (Advert)

Grimshaw Lane

30 L Billington Grocer & Confectioner (Advert)

Henshall Road

  G H Hindley Motor Engineer (Advert)

High Street

8, 10, 12 Joseph Watson & Sons Grocers (Advert)
16 Fred R Unwin Groceries (Advert)
19 Lowe’s Confectionery (Advert)
20 Shrouder & Pickles General and Fancy Drapers (Advert)
32 Fred Millward Grocery and Provisions dealer (Advert)
53 J W Henshaw Pork & Family Butcher (Advert)
  J T Watson Joiner & Builder (Advert)
  N Warburton Butcher (Advert)

Moss Brow, Lowerhouse

  Alfred Wright Grocer, off licence

Moss Lane, Lowerhouse

  Whittaker’s Provisions

Palmerston Street

14 Burt Bros. Footware and up-to-date repairs (Advert)
15 J W Longson General Dealer, Sweets, Tobacco, Cigarettes (Advert)
18 William Jackson Family Butcher (Advert)
38 Ernest Brian The Modern Pharmacy (Advert)
39 T Bradley Hardware and Ironmongery (Advert)
40, 42 E Wainwright High Class Confectioner (Advert)
43 R Turner Pork Butcher (Advert)
70 W H Bird Teas and Refreshments (Advert)
84, 86 T Warburton & Sons Sight Testing & Dispensing Opticians (Advert)
  J Herbert Andrew Pool Bank Pharmacy (Advert)
  C Goodwin Cycle goods, Wireless, Hardware and Ironmongery (Advert)
  Macclesfield Equitable Provident Society Ltd (Co-op) Groceries and general store (Advert)

Queen Street

  Geo. H Gill Ltd Bottled Table Waters (AdvertFurther information)

Shrigley Road

2 G Bann Grocer and Provision Dealer (Advert)
6 Joseph Hamson Plumber, Glazier, Decorator &c. (Advert)
8 Samuel Wright Grocer
13, 15 Richard Wright, later 
The Exors of Richard Wright
Grocers & Corn Merchants (AdvertFurther information)
16 F G Bannister Wireless parts, Cycles supplied and repaired, Accumulators charged (Advert)
17 R Bollington Grocer & Draper (Advert)

Turner Street

  Bannister Brothers Designers & Makers of Fine Furniture (Advert)

Water Street

73, 75 William Coe Sanitary Plumber and Decorator, Gas, Water and Steam Fitter (Advert)
77 A H Tate Baker & Confectioner (Advert)
  B Lomas Fish & Fruit, Fresh flowers (Advert)

Wellington Road

  J R Burdin Motor Body Builder and Wheelwright. Wringing machine rollers fitted! (Advert)
  Platt’s Fish & Fresh Fruit (Advert)

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  Brown’s The Hairdressers (Advert)