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SPURSTOW

  • Spurstow was a township in Bunbury ancient parish, Eddisbury hundred (SJ 5454), which became a civil parish in 1866.
  • It includes the hamlets of Radmore Green (part) and Spurstow Sketh.
  • The population was 339 in 1801, 562 in 1851, 434 in 1901, 323 in 1951, and 394 in 2001.

Churches

  • Bunbury: St. Boniface (Church of England). The ancient parish church for the township of Spurstow.
  • Radmore Green, Methodist Chapel (Primitive). Built in 1841, rebuilt in 1905. Registers of marriages 1907-1965 are at the Cheshire Record Office.

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

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

Court Records

  • Eddisbury (1828-1974)
  • Crewe & Nantwich (1974-92)
  • South Cheshire (1992+)

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

  • 1888 March 24 — Gained a detached part of Haughton (12 acres, pop. 0 in 1891)
You can see the administrative areas in which Spurstow has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

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Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SJ556569 (Lat/Lon: 53.107417, -2.664703), Spurstow which are provided by:

Politics and Government

  • Nantwich Rural Sanitary District (1875-94)
  • Nantwich Rural District (1894-74)
  • Crewe & Nantwich (1974-2009)
  • Cheshire East (2009+)

Voting Registers

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