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"BRADWELL, a township in the parish of SANDBACH, hundred of NORTHWICH, county palatine of CHESTER, 2 miles (N. by W.) from Sandbach, containing 282 inhabitants." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England  (1831) ©Mel Lockie]

  • Bradwall was a township in Sandbach ancient parish, Northwich hundred (SJ 7463), which became a civil parish in 1866.
  • It includes the hamlets of Lower Daleacre, Higher Daleacre (from 1936), Elworth (until 1936) and Hollinsgreen.
  • The population was 252 in 1801, 291 in 1851, 924 in 1901, 223 in 1951, and 166 in 2001.


  • Sandbach: St. Mary (Church of England). The ancient parish church for the township of Bradwall.
  • Elworth: St. Peter (Church of England). The district church for part of Bradwall from 1847.
  • Click for photo of churchElworth, Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel (Primitive). Founded in 1861, rebuilt in 1889.
  • Click for photo of churchBradwall, Methodist Chapel (Wesleyan). Built in 1883.
  • Click for photo of churchElworth, Methodist Chapel, The Avenue. Built in 1912.

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Bradwall Green 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

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

* The part of the former civil parish of Kinderton, which was added to Bradwall in 1936, remained in Northwich registration district until 1937.

Court Records

  • Northwich (1828-99)
  • Middlewich & Sandbach (1899-1907)
  • Sandbach (1907-67)
  • South East Cheshire (1967-74)
  • Congleton (1974-92)
  • South Cheshire (1992+)

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

  • 1883 March 25 — Gained detached part No. 2 of Kinderton cum Hulme (2 acres, pop. 0 in 1891)
  • 1936 April 1 — Gained the hamlet of Higher Daleacre from Kinderton (43 acres, pop. 10 in 1931), and lost the village of Elworth to Sandbach (222 acres, pop. 1075 in 1931)

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

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

Politics and Government

  • Congleton Rural Sanitary District (1875-94)
  • Congleton Rural District (1894-1974)
  • Congleton (1974-2009)
  • Cheshire East (2009+)

Voting Registers

  • South Cheshire (1832-67)
  • Mid Cheshire (1868-85)
  • Eddisbury (1885-1915)
  • Northwich (1918-48)
  • Knutsford (1949-74)