Hamer  Lancashire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Hamer like this:

HAMER, a chapelry in Rochdale parish, Lancashire; comprising a suburb of Rochdale, with several large factories. Pop., 3, 390. The living is a vicarage. Value £200. The church was built in 1867, at a cost of £5, 000.

Additional information about this locality is available for Rochdale

Hamer through time

Hamer is now part of Rochdale district. Click here for graphs and data of how Rochdale has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Hamer itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Hamer, in Rochdale and Lancashire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 23rd June 2024

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