Rixton with Glazebrook
RIXTON, a township and a sub-district in Warrington parish and district, Lancashire. The township lies 5½ miles E by N of Warrington, and bears the name of Rixton-with-Glazebrook. Acres, 2,840. Real property, £4,298. Pop., 752. Houses, 151. There are a Roman Catholic chapel, and charities £9. The sub-district contains also two other townships. Acres, 5,517. Pop., 1,920. Houses, 379.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
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"RIXTON-WITH-GLAZEBROOK, a township in the parish of Warrington, hundred of West Derby, county Lancaster, 6 miles N.E. of Warrington, and 7 S.W. of Leigh. It is situated on the river Mersey, and belongs partly to Tempest of Broughton. The village is considerable. There is a Roman Catholic place of worship."
"GLAZEBROOK, a township united with Rigton, in the parish of Warrington, hundred of West Derby, county Lancaster, 6 miles N.E. of Warrington, its post tows, and 7 S.W. of Leigh. It is situated on the N. bank of the river Mersey. The Roman Catholics have a chapel."
In 1835 Rixton with Glazebrook was a township in the parish of Warrington.
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