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Treales, Roseacre & Wharles

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TREALS, a township-chapelry, with three hamlets, in Kirkham parish, Lancashire; near Kirkham r. station. Post town, Kirkham, under Preston. Acres, 4,015. Real property, £5,321. Pop., 632. Houses, 120. The manor belongs to the Earl of Derby. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Manchester. Value, £100. Patron, the Vicar of Kirkham. The church was built in 1856; the parsonage, in 1863. There are an endowed school, and charities £10.

John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)

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Archives & Libraries

Local studies information is held at Kirkham library.

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Civil Registration

The Register Office covering the Treales, Wharles and Roseacre area is Blackpool & Fylde.

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Description & Travel

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Gazetteers

1868 - The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland

"TREALES, a township in the parish of Kirkham, hundred of Amounderness, county Lancaster, 1 mile N.E. of Kirkham, its post town. The village, which is considerable, is situated on the Preston railway. The soil is heavy. The township includes the hamlets of Roseacre and Wharles. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Manchester, value £100, in the patronage of the Vicar of Kirkham. The church, dedicated to Christ, was built in 1855 at the expense of the Earl of Derby, who is lord of the manor and principal landowner. The parochial charities produce about £10 per annum."

1868 - The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland

"WHARLES, a township in the parish of Kirkham, hundred of Amounderness, county Lancaster, 3 miles N.E. of Kirkham. It includes the hamlets of Treales and Roseacre."
 

1868 - The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland

"ROSEACRE, a hamlet in the parish of Kirkham, hundred of Amounderness, county Lancaster, 3½ miles N.E. of Kirkham. It is in conjunction with Treales and Wharles to form a township."

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Historical Geography

In 1835 Treales, Wharles and Roseacre was a township in the parish of Kirkham.

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Probate Records

For probate purposes prior to 1858, Treales, Wharles and Roseacre was in the Archdeaconry of Richmond, in the Diocese of Chester. The original Lancashire wills for the Archdeaconry of Richmond are held at the Lancashire Record Office.

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Societies

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