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N.B.There is also another township also called Orrell in the parish of Wigan.
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ORRELL and FORD, a township in Sefton parish, Lancashire; on the Leeds and Liverpool canal, 4½ miles N of Liverpool. Acres, 728. Real property, £2,753. Pop. in 1851, 279; in 1861, 358. Houses, 57. The increase of pop. arose from the extension of trade in Liverpool. Most of the land belongs to the Earl of Sefton. Ford Lodge and Hatton Hall are chief residences.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
The Register Office covering the Orrell area is Sefton South.
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In 1835 Orrell was a township in the parish of Sefton.
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