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John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
Local studies information is held at Ormskirk and Skelmersdale libraries.
Details about the census records, and indexes for Simonswood.
The Register Office covering the Simonswood area is Knowsley.
Ask for the gazetteer for a calculation of the distance from Simonswood to another place.
In 1835 Simonswood was a township in the parish of Ormskirk.
You can see the administrative areas in which Simonswood has been placed at times in the past.
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Ask for a calculation of the distance from Simonswood to another place.
View maps of Simonswood and places within its boundaries.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SD432006 (Lat/Lon: 53.499009, -2.857748), Simonswood which are provided by:
For probate purposes prior to 1858, Simonswood was in the Archdeaconry of Chester, in the Diocese of Chester. The original Lancashire wills for the Archdeaconry of Chester are held at the Lancashire Record Office.
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