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"TIMPERLEY, a township in the parish of BOWDON, hundred of BUCKLOW, county palatine of CHESTER, 1¾ mile ( E.) from Altrincham, containing 683 inhabitants." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England  (1831) ©Mel Lockie]

  • Timperley was a township in Bowdon ancient parish, Bucklow hundred (SJ 7787), which became a civil parish in 1866.
  • The civil parish was abolished in 1936 to become parts of Altrincham, Hale (near Altrincham) and Sale.
  • The population was 588 in 1801, 1008 in 1851, and 3215 in 1901.

For the period after 1936, see Altrincham and Hale (near Altrincham)..


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Civil Registration

  • Altrincham (1837-98)
  • Bucklow (1898-1936)

Court Records

  • Bucklow (1828-74)
  • Altrincham (1874-1936)

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

  • 1936 April 1 — Abolished and divided between Altrincham (1617 acres, pop. 7072 in 1931), Hale (near Altrincham) (21 acres, pop. 8 in 1931) and Sale (less than 1 acre, pop. 0 in 1931)

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Politics and Government

  • Altrincham Rural Sanitary District (1875-94)
  • Altrincham Rural District (1894-95)
  • Bucklow Rural District (1895-1936)

Poor Houses, Poor Law etc.

  • Altrincham (1836-95)
  • Bucklow (1895-1930)

Voting Registers

  • North Cheshire (1832-67)
  • Mid Cheshire (1868-85)
  • Altrincham (1885-1936)