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EDGE

  • Edge was a township in Malpas ancient parish, Broxton hundred (SJ 4950), which became a civil parish in 1866.
  • It included the hamlets of Hampton Heath (part), Kidnal (part), Simmonds Green and Witney.
  • The population was 266 in 1801, 263 in 1851, 212 in 1901, 267 in 1951, and 164 in 2001.
  • The civil parish was abolished in 2015 and incorporated into No Man's Heath & District and Malpas.

Churches

  • Malpas: St. Oswald (Church of England). The ancient parish church for the township of Edge.

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

  • Great Boughton (1837-53)
  • Whitchurch (1853-1937)
  • West Cheshire (1937-74)
  • Chester & Ellesmere Port (1974-98)
  • Cheshire West (1998-2007)
  • Cheshire (2007-09)
  • Cheshire West & Chester (2009-15)

Court Records

  • Broxton (1828-1974)
  • Chester (1974-2001)
  • Chester, Ellesmere Port & Neston (2001-12)
  • West Cheshire (2012-15)

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Malpas which are provided by:

Historical Geography

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

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SJ486472 (Lat/Lon: 53.019599, -2.767707), Malpas which are provided by:

Politics and Government

  • Whitchurch Rural Sanitary District (1875-94)
  • Malpas Rural District (1894-1936)
  • Tarvin Rural District (1936-74)
  • Chester (1974-2009)
  • Cheshire West & Chester (2009-15)

Poor Houses, Poor Law etc.

  • Great Boughton (1837-53)
  • Whitchurch (1853-1930)

Voting Registers

  • South Cheshire (1832-67)
  • West Cheshire (1868-85)
  • Eddisbury (1885-1948)
  • Northwich (1949-74)