Open a form to report problems or contribute information

1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted

Help and advice for BARTHOMLEY

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it.


"BARTHOMLEY, a parish comprising the township of Balterley, in the northern division of the hundred of PIREHILL, county of STAFFORD, and the chapelries of Alsager and Haslington, and the townships of Barthomley and Crewe, in the hundred of NANTWICH, county palatine of CHESTER, and containing 2333 inhabitants, of which number, 450 are in the township of Barthomley, 6 miles (S. by E.) from Sandbach. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Chester, rated in the king's books at £25. 7. 1., and in the patronage of Lord Crewe. The church, dedicated to St. Bertoline, exhibits various styles of architecture; it has a Norman porch on the northern side of the chancel. A school is endowed with about £10 per annum, the produce of various benefactions." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England  (1831) ©Mel Lockie]

    • Barthomley (pronounced Bar'tumley), also a township in Barthomley ancient parish, Nantwich hundred (SJ 7652), became a civil parish in 1866.
    • It includes the hamlets of Church Bank, Engleseabrook (part), Radway Green (part), Rushey Lake and Smith's Green.
    • The population was 184 in 1801, 450 in 1851, 292 in 1901, 263 in 1951, and 202 in 2001.


    You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Barthomley area or see them printed on a map.


    Civil Registration

    • Nantwich (1837-1937)
    • Crewe (1937-74)
    • Congleton & Crewe (1974-88)
    • South Cheshire (1988-98)
    • Cheshire Central (1998-2007)
    • Cheshire (2007-09)
    • Cheshire East (2009+)

    Court Records

    • Nantwich (1828-1974)
    • Crewe & Nantwich (1974-92)
    • South Cheshire (1992+)

    Description and Travel

    You can see pictures of BARTHOMLEY which are provided by:



    Ask for a calculation of the distance from BARTHOMLEY to another place.

    Click here for a list of nearby places.


    Historical Geography

    Places associated with Barthomley ancient parish with separate pages

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


    Politics and Government

    • Nantwich Rural Sanitary District (1875-94)
    • Nantwich Rural District (1894-1974)
    • Crewe & Nantwich (1974-2009)
    • Cheshire East (2009+)

    Voting Registers

    • South Cheshire (1832-67)
    • West Cheshire (1868-85)
    • Crewe (1885-1974)