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GOLBORNE DAVID

"GOLBORN-DAVID, a township in that part of the parish of HANDLEY which is in the lower division of the hundred of BROXTON, county palatine of CHESTER, 6½ miles (S. E. by S.) from Chester, containing 76 inhabitants." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England  (1831) ©Mel Lockie]

  • Golborne David was a township in Handley ancient parish, Broxton hundred (SJ 4559), which became a civil parish in 1866.
  • It includes the hamlet of Platts Rough (part).
  • The population was 62 in 1801, 74 in 1851, 67 in 1901, 59 in 1951, and 55 in 2001.

Churches

  • Handley: All Saints (Church of England). The ancient parish church for the township of Golborne David.

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Civil Registration

  • Great Boughton (1837-69)
  • Chester (1870-1937)
  • West Cheshire (1937-74)
  • Chester & Ellesmere Port (1974-98)
  • Cheshire West (1998-2007)
  • Cheshire (2007-09)
  • Cheshire West & Chester (2009+)

Court Records

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

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

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Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SJ467577 (Lat/Lon: 53.113791, -2.797771), Handley which are provided by:

Politics and Government

  • Tarvin Rural Sanitary District (1875-94)
  • Tarvin Rural District (1894-1974)
  • Chester (1974-2009)
  • Cheshire West & Chester (2009+)

Poor Houses, Poor Law etc.

  • Great Boughton (1837-71)
  • Tarvin (1871-1930)

Voting Registers

  • South Cheshire (1832-67)
  • West Cheshire (1868-85)
  • Eddisbury (1885-1948)
  • Northwich (1949-54)
  • Nantwich (1955-74)