Place:Gee Cross, Cheshire, England

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NameGee Cross
Alt namesGee-Crosssource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates53.433°N 2.067°W
Located inCheshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inGreater Manchester, England     (1974 - )
See alsoTameside (metropolitan borough), Greater Manchester, Englandmetropolitan borough in which it has been situated since 1974
Hyde, Cheshire, Englandtown in which it was located prior to 1974
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source: Family History Library Catalog
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Gee Cross is a suburb and village within Tameside Metropolitan Borough, in Greater Manchester, England. It lies within the town of Hyde and borders Woodley in the Metropolitan Borough of Stockport and Godley, also in Tameside metropolitan borough. The centre of the village dates back to the times of the Domesday Book, however the large nearby town of Hyde grew up in the Industrial Revolution, and now Gee Cross merges into the southern part of Hyde.

Until 1974 Gee Cross was in the county of Cheshire. It does not have statutory boundaries, as it does not have civil parish status. Tradition would dictate that the northern boundary is at the corner of Lilly Street and Stockport Road, at a location known as the "big tree".

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