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Low Oulton

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"OULTON (LOW), a township in the parish of OVER, first division of the hundred of EDDISBURY, county palatine of CHESTER, 3¾ miles (E. by N.) from Tarporley, containing 60 inhabitants." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England  (1831) ©Mel Lockie]

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  • Low Oulton (or Oulton Lowe) was a township in Over ancient parish, Eddisbury hundred (SJ 5964), which became a civil parish in 1866.
  • The civil parish was abolished in 1892 to become part of Little Budworth
  • The population was 52 in 1801 and 57 in 1851.

For the period after 1892, see Little Budworth.

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Civil Registration

  • Northwich (1837-92)
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Court Records

  • Eddisbury (1828-92)
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Description & Travel

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Gazetteers

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Historical Geography

  • 1892 March 25 — Abolished and incorporated into Little Budworth (pop. 56 in 1901)

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Maps

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Politics & Government

  • Northwich Rural Sanitary District (1875-92)
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Poor Houses, Poor Law

  • Northwich (1837-92)
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Voting Registers

  • South Cheshire (1832-67)
  • West Cheshire (1868-85)
  • Eddisbury (1885-92)