"CROWLEY, a township in that part of the parish of GREAT BUDWORTH which is in the hundred of BUCKLOW, county palatine of CHESTER, 6¾ miles (N.) from Northwich, containing 149 inhabitants." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
- Crowley was a township in Great Budworth ancient parish, Bucklow hundred (SJ 6580), which became a civil parish in 1866.
- The civil parish was abolished in 1936 to become part of Antrobus.
- It included the hamlet of Reedgate.
- The population was 147 in 1801, 169 in 1851, and 182 in 1901.
For the period after 1936, see Antrobus.
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- 1936 April 1 — Abolished and incorporated into Antrobus (1400 acres, pop. 139 in 1931)
You can see the administrative areas in which Crowley has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SJ664818 (Lat/Lon: 53.331591, -2.506385), Crowley which are provided by:
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- English Jurisdictions in 1851 (Unfortunately the LDS have removed the facility to enable us to specify a starting location, you will need to search yourself on their map.)
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