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Allostock

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"ALLOSTOCK, a township in that part of the parish of GREAT BUDWORTH which is in the hundred of NORTHWICH, county palatine of CHESTER, 5 miles (S. by W.) from Nether Knutsford, containing 461 inhabitants. There is a place of worship for Unitarians." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England  (1831) ©Mel Lockie]

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  • Allostock was a township in Lower Peover chapelry of Great Budworth ancient parish, Northwich hundred (SJ 7571), which became a civil parish in 1866.
  • It includes the hamlets of Booths Bed, Boots Green, Bradshaw Brook, Drakelow, and Sculshaw.
  • The population was 419 in 1801, 474 in 1851, 494 in 1901, 564 in 1951, and 783 in 2001.
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Cemeteries

Presbyterian / Unitarian
London Road, Allostock, Unitarian
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Civil Registration

  • Northwich (1837-1974)
  • Vale Royal (1974-98)
  • Cheshire Central (1998-2007)
  • Cheshire (2007-09)
  • Cheshire West & Chester (2009+)
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Court Records

  • Northwich (1828-99)
  • Middlewich & Sandbach (1899-1907)
  • Middlewich (1907-67)
  • South East Cheshire (1967-74)
  • Vale Royal (1974-2012)
  • West Cheshire (2012+)
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Historical Geography

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Maps

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Politics & Government

  • Northwich Rural Sanitary District (1875-94)
  • Northwich Rural District (1894-1974)
  • Vale Royal (1974-2009)
  • Cheshire West & Chester (2009+)
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Poor Houses, Poor Law

  • Northwich
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Voting Registers

  • South Cheshire (1832-67)
  • Mid Cheshire (1868-85)
  • Knutsford (1885-1948)
  • Northwich (1949-74)