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"POOL (NETHER), a township in the parish of EASTHAM, higher division of the hundred of WIRRALL, county palatine of CHESTER, 7½ miles (N. by W.) from Chester, containing 24 inhabitants." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England  (1831) ©Mel Lockie]

  • Netherpool was a township in Eastham ancient parish, Wirral hundred (SJ 3978), which became a civil parish in 1866.
  • The civil parish was abolished in 1911 to become part of Ellesmere Port.
  • The population was 13 in 1801, 23 in 1851, and 21 in 1901.

For the period after 1911, see Ellesmere Port.


Civil Registration

  • Wirral (1837-1911)


Court Records

  • Wirral (1828-1910)

  • Chester Castle (1910-11)

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

  • 1911 April 1 — Abolished and incorporated into Ellesmere Port (pop. 15 in 1911)

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Politics and Government

  • Wirral Rural Sanitary District (1875-94)

  • Wirral Rural District (1894-1910)

  • Ellesmere Port & Whitby Urban District (1910-11)



Poor Houses, Poor Law etc.

  • Wirral (1836-1911)



Voting Registers

  • South Cheshire (1832-67)

  • West Cheshire (1868-85)

  • Wirral (1885-1911)