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A little street full of stone cottages. Those on the right
share a common yard accessed through ginnels - a northern
word meaning passageway.
Approach off Ingersley Road.
Leads to Chapel Street, Harrop
Nearest shops - Palmerston Street.
Nearest pubs - Cotton Tree on
the corner, The Turners, Church
House almost opposite the top end.
Council Ward - East.
Why Silver Street? I'm not sure. Chapel Street at the top
end was previously called Gold Street so perhaps that is a
Doorstep milk deliveries (left) used to be the norm for
every household but by the beginning of the 21stC they
were becoming a rareity with very few milkmen serving few
properties. Most households now get their milk with the supermarket
This street is in the Bollington Conservation Area.