Ringway / Ringey
"RINGEY, a chapelry in the parish of BOWDON, hundred of BUCKLOW, county palatine of CHESTER, 3½ miles (S. E.) from Altrincham. The population is returned with the parish. The living is a perpetual curacy, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Chester, endowed with £800 private benefaction, £1000 royal bounty, and £600 parliamentary grant, and in the patronage of W. Egerton, Esq." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
- Ringway was a civil parish (SJ 8184) created in 1900 from part of Hale (near Altrincham).
Since 1974 it has been part of the county of Greater Manchester.
Including the hamlets of Buckhall, Castle Hill and Etrop Green.
- The population was 491 in 1901, 203 in 1951, and 106 in 2001.
For the period before 1900, see Hale (near Altrincham).
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You can see the administrative areas in which Ringway / Ringey 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 SJ825845 (Lat/Lon: 53.357086, -2.264395), Ringway / Ringey which are provided by:
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- 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.)
- Bucklow Rural District (1900-74)
- Manchester Metropolitan Borough [Greater Manchester] (1974+)