Rusholme and Victoria Park, by Jill Cronin and Frank Rhodes

Rusholme and Victoria Park, by Jill Cronin and Frank Rhodes
Published by Tempus in 2006, 128 pages. Paperback (N7060X1)
Brand New Book

This book is a collection of photographs of Rusholme in Greater Manchester, and it offers a fascinating portrait of the place in years gone by......

Victoria Park was an early example of what would nowadays be called a 'gated community'. Using maps, drawings, and photographs, this book provides an important record of what was planned for the park and what remains of it.

The book will thus delight anyone who has lived or grown up in Rusholme and Victoria Park, as well as people with a more general interest in the social history of this part of Manchester and beyond...