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WIRSWALL

  • Wirswall was a township in Whitchurch ancient parish, Nantwich hundred (SJ 5444), which became a civil parish in 1866.
  • It includes the hamlets of Bradeley Green, Wicksted and Willey Moor (part).
  • The population was 103 in 1801, 83 in 1851, 138 in 1901, 169 in 1951, and 76 in 2001.

Churches

  • Whitchurch, St. Alkmund (Church of England). An ancient parish, mainly in the county of Shropshire, but including the township of Wirswall in Cheshire.

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Wirswall 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 (1837-53)
  • Whitchurch (1853-1937)
  • Crewe (1937-74)
  • Congleton & Crewe (1974=88)
  • South Cheshire (1988-98)
  • Cheshire Central (1998-2007)
  • Cheshire (2007-09)
  • Cheshire East (2009+)

Court Records

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

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

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

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SJ545441 (Lat/Lon: 52.992269, -2.679322), Wirswall which are provided by:

Politics and Government

  • Whitchurch Rural Sanitary District (1875-94)
  • Malpas Rural District (1894-1936), Nantwich Rural District (1894-74)
  • Crewe & Nantwich (1974-2009)
  • Cheshire East (2009+)

Poor Houses, Poor Law etc.

  • Nantwich (1837-53)
  • Whitchurch (1853-1930)

Voting Registers

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