- an industrial town in NW England, in Trafford unitary authority, Greater Manchester. Pop: 42 103 (2001)
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Stretford is the place where the Roman 'street' crossed the Mersey.Cheshire
Charles E. Kelsey
Hoo lives by the hee-gate, as yo gwon to Stretford,—hoo does.
Stretford is the nearest point on the line, and I took my ticket to that village.
Of the three, the strongest, of course, was that upon Stretford.The Great War in England in 1897
William Le Queux
Stretford is an agricultural village, but there is a kind of manufacture which it excels in.