"KECKWICK, a township in the parish of RUNCORN, hundred of BUCKLOW, county palatine of CHESTER, containing 56 inhabitants. The Duke of Bridgewater's canal passes through this township." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
- Keckwick was a township in Daresbury chapelry of Runcorn ancient parish, Bucklow hundred (SJ 5783), which became a civil parish in 1866.
- The civil parish was abolished in 1936 to become part of Daresbury.
- The populationwas 69 in 1801, 89 in 1851, and 65 in 1901.
For the period after 1936, see Daresbury.
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- 1936 April 1 — Abolished and incorporated into Daresbury (528 acres, pop. 54 in 1931)
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