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Hyde, a township and borough (since 1881) of Cheshire 7-1/2 miles E.S.E. of Manchester. The chief industries are cotton manufacture and coal-mining. This flourishing borough includes the townships of Hyde, Godley, Newton, and Gee Cross. Population (1891) of borough 31,682, of township 20,354.