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WARBURTON

  • Warburton was a township and parish in Bucklow hundred (SJ 7189), which became a civil parish in 1866.
  • Since 1974 it has been part of the county of Greater Manchester.
  • It includes the hamlet of Moss Brow.
  • The population was 466 in 1801, 489 in 1851, 403 in 1901, 376 in 1951, and 286 in 2001.

Churches

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

  • Altrincham (1837-98)
  • Bucklow (1898-1974)
  • Trafford (1974+)

Court Records

  • Bucklow (1828-74)
  • Altrincham (1874-1974)
  • Trafford (1974+)

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Warburton which are provided by:

Historical Geography

  • 1920 April 1 — Lost part to Rixton with Glazebrook, Lancashire (1 acre, pop. 0 in 1921)
  • 1933 April 1 — Gained part of Rixton with Glazebrook, Lancashire (74 acres, pop. 0 in 1931) and lost part to Rixton with Glazebrook, Lancashire (1 acre, pop. 0 in 1931), when the boundary with Lancashire was adjusted to follow the course of the Manchester Ship Canal.
You can see the administrative areas in which Warburton 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 Warburton to another place.

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SJ698896 (Lat/Lon: 53.402342, -2.455707), Warburton which are provided by:

Politics and Government

  • Altrincham Rural Sanitary District (1875-94)
  • Altrincham Rural District (1894-95)
  • Bucklow Rural District (1895-1974)
  • Trafford Metropolitan Borough [Greater Manchester] (1974+)

Poor Houses, Poor Law etc.

  • Altrincham (1836-95)
  • Bucklow (1895-1930)

Voting Registers

  • North Cheshire (1832-67)
  • Mid Cheshire (1868-85)
  • Altrincham (1885-1945)
  • Bucklow (1945-48)
  • Knutsford (1949-74)