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  • Acton Bridge is a civil parish (SJ 5975), created in 1967 by renaming Acton (near Weaverham).
  • It includes the hamlets of Acton Bridge, Acton Cliffe, Hall Green, Lower Green, and Milton.
  • The population was 602 in 2001.

For the period before 1967, see Acton (near Weaverham).


  • Weaverham, St. Mary (Church of England). The ancient parish church for Acton Bridge.
  • Click for photo of churchActon Bridge, Methodist Chapel, Forest Road (Wesleyan). Built ca.1834, rebuilt in 1878.

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Acton Bridge area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Civil Registration

  • Northwich (1967-74)
  • Vale Royal (1974-98)
  • Cheshire Central (1998-2007)
  • Cheshire (2007-09)
  • Cheshire West & Chester (2009+)

Court Records

  • Eddisbury (1967-74)
  • Vale Royal (1974-2012)
  • West Cheshire (2012+)

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Acton Bridge has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

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You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SJ592757 (Lat/Lon: 53.276689, -2.613337), Acton Bridge which are provided by:

Politics and Government

  • Northwich Rural District (1967-74)
  • Vale Royal (1974-2009)
  • Cheshire West & Chester (2009+)

Voting Registers

  • Northwich (1967-74)