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See  Poynton

  • Poynton with Worth is a civil parish created in 1881 by renaming the civil parish of Poynton.
  • It includes the hamlets of Clumber, Coppiceside, Hockley, Lowerpark, Midway (part), Newtown, Petre Bank, Poynton Green, Woodside, and Worth.
  • The population was 2544 in 1901, 5483 in 1951, and 14433 in 2001.

For the period before 1881, see Poynton.


  • Prestbury: St. Peter (Church of England). The ancient parish church for the townships of Poynton and Worth.
  • Poynton: St. George (Church of England). An ancient chapel to Prestbury: St. Peter, which became the district church for Poynton and Worth in 1871.
  • High Lane: St. Thomas (Church of England). The district church for parts of Poynton and Worth from 1860.
  • Poynton: St. Paul (Roman Catholic)
  • Poynton, Baptist Union Chapel, Park Lane. Built in 1867.
  • Poynton, Methodist Chapel (Primitive), Park Lane. Built in 1845.
  • Poynton, Methodist Chapel (Free), Clumber Road. Built in 1846.


Civil Registration

  • Macclesfield (1881-1998)
  • Cheshire East (1998-2007)
  • Cheshire (2007-09)
  • Cheshire East (2009+)

Court Records

  • Prestbury (1881-1974)
  • Macclesfield (1974+)

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

  • 1881 April 2 — Created by renaming Poynton


Politics and Government

  • Macclesfield Rural Sanitary District (1881-94)
  • Macclesfield Rural District (1894-1974)
  • Macclesfield (1974-2009)
  • Cheshire East (2009+)

Poor Houses, Poor Law etc.

  • Macclesfield (1881-1930)

Voting Registers

  • East Cheshire (1881-85)
  • Knutsford (1885-1948)
  • Macclesfield (1948-74)