Photos of Withington in 1981

Images from the 1981 Domesday Book, prepared by the Withington & District WI

Church Cottages, originally a farmhouse and now restored. Once stood on the “other side” of the canal, 1981
No. 3 Caernarvon Lane, once a cooper's shop, now Coopers Cottage, Withington, 1981.
The Village Post Office and stores, with Hare & Hounds pub, 1981
Hare & Hounds right, sold signs, left, stand in front of the new homes built on the site of the Blacksmith's Forge. Burton Cottage behind the white gate, 1981
The road to Rodington, with Rose Cottage, the Church Hall and the Old Vicarage's wain-house, 1981
No. 4 Caernarvon Lane, Withington, 1981
Sunnyfields prior to development, Glenville on right, Damson Cottage on far right, 1981
St John the Baptist Church, Withington, with The Old Hall, 1981
Manor Farm and Manor House Farm, 1981
The Villa, 1981
The Manor, seen across Malthouse Field, 1981
The canal bridge beside which stood a coal wharf and one of its remaining sheds, 1981
Cottage, unknown, 1981
A view across “The Furlong” to Brookside, a derelict timbered cottage, and Gatehouse Farm, 1981