Rooley Moor Heritage Lottery Programme
This project is allowing a group of young people to research the fascinating history of the Rooley Moor and Cotton Famine Road locations that sit above Rochdale and the importance of Rochdale as a thriving market town throughout history. Working with an archaeologist they are undertaking site visits and conducting research using local resources. They have even tried their hands at Metal Detecting!
As part of our Heritage Lottery Programme we have been working closely with Rooley Moor Neighbourhood Forum: