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  • Cheadle and Gatley was a civil parish (SJ 8688) created in 1930 by uniting Cheadle with Stockport Etchells.
  • Since 1974 it has been an unparished area in the county of Greater Manchester.
  • The population was 31,511 in 1951, and 57224 in 2001.

For the period before 1930 see Cheadle and Stockport Etchells.


  • Cheadle Cemetery, Stockport Road. Opened 1903.


See Cheadle and Stockport Etchells.

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

  • Stockport (1930-37)
  • North East Cheshire (1937-74)
  • Stockport (1974+)

Court Records

  • Stockport (County) (1930-1974)
  • Stockport (1974+)

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

  • 1930 March 31— Created from the whole of Cheadle (3515 acres, pop. 8949 in 1921) and Stockport Etchells (1572 acres, pop. 2087 in 1921)
  • 1936 April 1 — Gained part of Handforth (231 acres, pop. 93 in 1931) and lost part to Wilmslow (19 acres, pop. 31 in 1931)

You can see the administrative areas in which Cheadle 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 Cheadle to another place.

Politics and Government

  • Cheadle & Gatley Urban District (1930-74)
  • Stockport Metropolitan Borough [Greater Manchester] (1974+)

Voting Registers

  • Altrincham (1930-45)
  • Bucklow (1945-48)
  • Cheadle (1949-74)