History & Guide – Congleton


By Joan Alcock


This engaging study, illustrated with over 100 photographs and a variety of other archive material, presents for the first time a chronological history of this Cheshire market town from Neolithic times to the twenty first century. A feature of this book is a pair of walking tours, which can be taken independently of the main text and allow the reader to explore Congleton’s history through its existng streets, buildings and canal.