"LISCARD, a township in the parish of WALLAZEY lower division of the hundred of WIRRALL, county palatine of CHESTER, 12 miles (N. by E.) from Great Neston, containing 345 inhabitants." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
- Liscard was a township in Wallasey ancient parish, Wirral hundred (SJ 3092), which became a civil parish in 1866.
- The civil parish was abolished in 1912 to become part of Wallasey.
- It included the hamlets of Egremont and New Brighton.
- The population was 211 in 1801, 4100 in 1851, and 28661 in 1901.
For the period after 1912, see Wallasey.
|St Alban, Liscard, Roman Catholic|
|Withins Lane, Liscard, Society of Friends (Quaker)|
- Ask for a calculation of the distance from Liscard to another place.
- 1912 April 1 — Abolished and incorporated into Wallasey (952 acres, pop. 42691 in 1921)
You can see the administrative areas in which Liscard 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 SJ305921 (Lat/Lon: 53.421099, -3.047263), Liscard which are provided by:
- Google Maps
- StreetMap (Current Ordnance Survey maps)
- Bing (was Multimap)
- Old Maps Online
- National Library of Scotland (Old Ordnance Survey maps)
- Vision of Britain (Click "Historical units & statistics" for administrative areas.)
- 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.)
- Magic (Geographic information) (Click + on map if it doesn't show)
- GeoHack (Links to on-line maps and location specific services.)
- Wallasey Urban Sanitary District (1875-94)
- Wallasey Urban District (1894-1910)
- Wallasey Municipal Borough (1910-12)