Manchester’s New Corporation and Watch Committee
Civic Pride and Cleansing the City
Introduction: Police Estate
Manchester's first expansion 1838/9
Sir Charles Shaw and the Watch Committee 1839-1845
Operational Replacements from 1846
Strategic Requirements 1860 - 1885
Manchester's Second Expansion 1885
Manchester's Third Expansion 1890
Rationalisation of the Police Estate 1898
Introduction: Police Personnel
A Policeman's Lot 1872.
A Policeman's Lot 1885-1901
Police Stations  & Maps
1838/9 Map 1 [11 PS]
Manchester Town Hall Police Office King Street.
Deansgate Police Station and lock-up Knott Mill
Ridgefield Station House off John Dalton Street – City
Swan St Police Lock-up - New Cross
Oldham Road Police Station - New Cross
Kirby St - Ancoats
Cavendish St Town Hall - Chorlton on Medlock.
Great Jackson St (Park Place) Town Hall Hulme.
Hanover St jct Edward St Smithfield Market
London Rd/ Brook St, - Piccadilly.
Allum St, Ancoats
1839-1845 Map 2 [2 PS]
Fairfield Street Police Station - Ardwick
Moss Lane Station House - Hulme
1846-1859 Map Fig 3 [4 PS]
Cheetham Hill PS Temple
Grove St/ Bury New Rd Broughton
Livesey Street PS. New Cross
1860-1884 Map Fig 4 [6 PS]
Albert Street PS - City
Goulden St PS - Collyhurst
New Town Hall Lever St
Willert St PS Collyhurst
Fairfield St (East) Ardwick
Newton St PS - City
1885-1889 Map 5 [4 PS]
Brook St P.S. Bradford
Monmouth St P.S. Rusholme
Cannel Street P.S. Ancoats
Derby St P.S. Stangeways
1890-1897 Map 6,7,8 [9 PS]
1890 Map 7 [7 PS]
Moston Lane P.S. Harpurhey
Clarendon Rd P.S. Crumpsall
Newton Health P.S. Oldham Road
Openshaw P.S. Ashton Old Road
South St P.S. - Longsight
Lowe St P.S. Miles Platting
Belle Vue St P.S. Gorton
1891-1897 Map 8 
Bridgewater St P.S. (Southside) 1892/7
Bridgewater St P.S. (Northside) 1897
1898-1903 Maps 9, 10 [2 PS]
Mill St P.S. Beswick
Whitworth St P.S. in London Road Fire Station
Table 1 Manchester Police Stations and Buildings 1794 - 1906
Table 2 Expenditure Police Stations & Lock-up Houses 1852 – 1879
Table 3 Manchester Police Establishment and Offences 1858-1901
Table 4 Prisoners at Manchester Police Stations 1897 - 1898.
Table 5 Manchester Population, Rates, Police 1839-1901
Table 6 Manchester Crime and Census Statistics 1881 - 1901
Table 7 Manchester Rateable Values 1839 -1901.
Table 8 Report into Manchester Extension 1890
Table 9 Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham Police 1892
Victorian Police Stations
Station Name or Keyword Search
June 20th 1839 House situate on corner of Edward St/ Hanover St might be obtained for a Lock-up and was very suitable not exceeding £30p.a. Resolved - taken for 3 months.
Not further mentioned
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