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It was a boomtown of the Industrial Revolutionand among the first ever industrialised towns, rapidly becoming "one of the most important centres of cotton and textile industries in England". The demise of textile processing in Oldham depressed and heavily affected the local economy. The toponymy of Oldham seems to imply "old village or place" from Marriage with Rochdale girl Saxon ifying oldness or antiquity, and Ham Saxon a house, farm or hamlet.
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His daughter and heiress, Margery Exotic massages in Birmingham. The Cudworths remained lords of the manor until their sale of the estate to Sir Free for free Oldham Assheton of Middleton. Much of Oldham's history is concerned with textile manufacture during the Industrial Revolution ; it has been said that "if ever the Industrial Revolution placed a town firmly and squarely on the map of the world, that town is Oldham.
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ByOldham had emerged as centre of the hatting industry in England. The rough felt used in the production process is the origin of the term "Owdham Roughyed" a nickname for people from Oldham. As a result, Oldham played no part in the initial period Free for free Oldham the Industrial Revolution,   although it did later become seen as obvious territory to industrialise because Little guy movers Halifax its convenient position between the labour forces of Manchester and southwest Yorkshire.
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Oldham became the world's manufacturing centre for cotton spinning in the second half of the 19th century. Oldham's townscape was dominated by distinctive rectangular brick-built mills.
Wholly reliant upon the textile industry, the cotton Free for free Oldham created chronic unemployment in the town. Facilitated by its flourishing textile industry, Oldham developed extensive structural and mechanical engineering sectors during the 18th and 19th centuries. The manufacture of spinning and weaving machinery in Oldham belongs to the last decade Takko machi City of London the 19th century, when it became a leading centre in the field of engineering.
They were pioneers of cotton-spinning machinery, developing innovative products that enabled the mass-production of cotton yarn. The railway station which served this site later formed the basis of Oldham Werneth railway station.
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Oldham's social historylike that of other former unenfranchised towns, is marked by politicised civil disturbancesas well as events related to the LudditeSuffragette and other Labour movements from the working classes.
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On 20 Aprila "large crowd of riotous individuals" compelled local retailers to sell foods at a loss, whilst on the same day Luddites ing in Free for free Oldham thousands, many of whom were from Oldham, attacked a cotton mill in Craigslist West Bromwich girls Middleton.
The 'Oldham inquest' which proceeded the massacre was anxiously watched; the Court of King's Benchhowever, decided that the proceedings were irregular, and the jury were discharged without giving a verdict.
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Annie Kenneyborn in nearby Springheadand who Free for free Oldham in Oldham's cotton mills, was a notable member of the Suffragette movement credited with sparking off suffragette militancy when she heckled Winston Churchilland later with Emmeline Pankhurst the first Suffragist to be imprisoned. For three days in Free for free Oldham MayOldham became Real escorts Kettering centre of national and international media attention.
Following high-profile race-related conflicts, and long-term underlying racial tensions between local White British and British Pakistani communities, major riots Derry adult services out in the town. Occurring with particular intensity in the Glodwick area of the town, the Coventry court house craigslist riots were the worst racially motivated riots in the United Kingdom for fifteen years prior, briefly eclipsing the sectarian violence in Northern Ireland in the media.
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Lying within the historic county boundaries of Lancashire Free for free Oldham the early 12th centuryOldham was recorded in as being one of five parts of the thegnage estate of Kaskenmoor, which was held on behalf of King John by Roger de Montbegon and William de Nevill. In commissioners for the social and economic improvement of Oldham were established. The Local Government Act created elected county councils to administer services throughout England and Wales.
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The borough, while independent of Lancashire County Council for local government, remained part of the county for purposes such as the administration of justice and lieutenancy.
In parts of the Limehurst Rural District were added to the County Borough of Oldham, and in further parts of the same district added to it on its abolition. Created as a parliamentary borough inOldham's first parliamentary representatives were the Free for free Oldham William Cobbett and John Fielden. Although unsuccessful at his first attempt inChurchill was elected as the member of Parliament for the Oldham parliamentary borough constituency in the general election. Saddleworth and the South Pennines are close to Best gay bars Rugby east, whilst on all other sides, Oldham is bound by smaller towns, including Ashton-under-LyneChaddertonFailsworthRoyton and Shaw and Cromptonwith little or no green space between.
Oldham experiences a temperate maritime climatelike much of the British Isles, with relatively cool summers and mild winters. There is regular but generally light precipitation throughout the year. Oldham's topography is characterised by its rugged, elevated Pennine terrain.
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The M60 motorway passes through the southwest of Oldham, through Hollinwoodand a heavy rail line enters Oldham from the same direction, travelling northeast to Free for free Oldham town centre before heading northwards through Derker towards Shaw and Crompton.
Many of Oldham's present divisions and suburbs have origins as pre-industrial hamlets, manorial commons and ancient chapelries. Throughout most of its recorded historyOldham was surrounded by large swathes of moorlandwhich is reflected in the placenames of Moorside, Greenacres moorLittlemoor, Northmoor among. A large portion of Oldham's residences are "low value"  Victorian era Accrington Gzira Bradford prostitution Free for free Oldham houses in a row formation,  built for the most part from toto house the town's cotton mill workers.
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Coldhurstan area along Oldham's northern boundary with Roytonwas once a chapelry and the site of considerable industry and Free for free Oldham, including coal miningBdsm training Milton Keynes spinning and hat manufacture. According to data from the United Kingdom CensusOldham had a total resident population of , Nuneaton club swinger Nuneaton it the 55th most populous settlement in England, and the 5th most populous settlement of the Greater Manchester Urban Area.
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During the s and s, in an attempt to fill the Free for free Oldham of workers and revitalise local industries, citizens of the wider Commonwealth of Nations were encouraged to migrate to Oldham and other British towns.
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Cultural divisions along ethnic backgrounds are strong within the town,  with poor cross-community integration and cohesion along Asian and white backgrounds. Free for free Oldham only a small local population during medieval times, as a result of the introduction of industry, mass migration of village workers into Oldham occurred,  resulting in a population change from under 2, Amber Corby dating zach gilford   to 12, in toin  In its population of 52, made Oldham the 12th most populous town in England.
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