Jump to navigation
We are in the process of upgrading the site to implement a content management system.
If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it.
"CHELFORD, a chapelry in the parish of PRESTBURY, hundred of MACCLESFIELD, county palatine of CHESTER, 5¼ miles (S. E. by E.) from Knutsford, containing 203 inhabitants. The living is a perpetual curacy, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Chester, endowed with £600 private benefaction, and £600 royal bounty, and in the patronage of Mr. Parker. The chapel was rebuilt in 1776. Five roads meet in the village; and the Birtles and Henbury brooks unite immediately below the chapel, forming a fine sheet of water, which empties itself into a brook called Peover-leye. A school was built by the late Rev. John Parker, who endowed it with about £17 per annum." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Chelford area or see them printed on a map.
Ask for a calculation of the distance from CHELFORD to another place.
Click here for a list of nearby places.
You can see the
administrative areas in which CHELFORD has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SJ812749 (Lat/Lon: 53.270751, -2.283354), CHELFORD which are provided by: