"MOLLINGTON (GREAT), a township in that part of the parish of BACKFORD which is in the higher division of the hundred of WIRRALL, county palatine of CHESTER, 2¾ miles (N. W. by N.) from Chester, containing 122 inhabitants." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
- Great Mollington (or Mollington Tarrant) was a township in Backford ancient parish, Wirral hundred (SJ 3870), which became a civil parish in 1866.
- The civil parish was abolished in 1901 to become part of Mollington.
- The population was 111 in 1801, 122 in 1851, and 188 in 1901.
For the period after 1901, see Mollington.
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- 1901 March 25 — Abolished and incorporated into Mollington (pop. 188 in 1901)
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