Denton Local History Society


HAPPY NEW YEAR to all our members.

THE WOOLFENDENS of DANE BANK Part 3, added 17/02/2022. Articles page

History of Denton Place Names and Street Names Beat Bank, Stockport Road added 17/02/2022. Articles page

Committee for 2021 / 2022 udpated 17 /02 /2022


All society meetings and functions are cancelled until further notice.

Please note our new email address is

For sometime now we have had some serious issues with our long time provider AOL and have been unable to access our account, so we have moved. If you have mailed the society in the last few week, please re send it the address above. Many Thanks.

The Society

exists to research, record, preserve, display and publish the memories , memorabilia, buildings and town of the people of Denton. The Society has an archive of printed material, including documents, maps and photographs, plus oral history and objects. Members meet once a month to hear a speaker and once a month at workshops to research, prepare exhibitions and deal with enquiries.

The Dentonian

The Dentonian is the society newsletter, this is issued every 3 to 4 months and is available to members only. The website will have some of the more intersting or relivant articles, these may change from time to time.


If you'd like to read more about denton the society have published many title over the years.