URMSTON, a township, with a village, in Flixton parish, Lancashire; on the river Mersey, 5½ miles WSW of Manchester. Acres, 974. Real property, £4,511. Pop., 748. Houses, 158. The manor belongs to G. J. N. Ridehalgh, Esq. There is a Wesleyan chapel. John Collier, or "Tim Bobbin," was a native.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
- Primrose Avenue, Baptist
- Flixton Rd, Congregational
- St Clement, Stretford Road, Church of England
- Higher Road, Independent Methodist
- Higher Road, Primitive Methodist
- George Street, Wesleyan Methodist
- Higher Road, Wesleyan Methodist
- Victoria, Church Road, Gospel Hall
- Kingdom Hall, Higher Road, Jehovah's Witness
- Queen's Road, Unitarian
- The English Martyrs, Roseneath Road , Roman Catholic
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