In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Gatley like this:
Gatley, eccl. dist. and vil., Cheadle par., E. Cheshire -- dist., pop. 1395; the vil. is 1 mile W. of Cheadle.
Additional information about this locality is available for Cheadle
A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Gatley has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Stockport. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Gatley and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Gatley, in Stockport and Cheshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 21st May 2013
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