Open a form to report problems or contribute information

1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted
Page 1 of 4

Help and advice for Treales, Roseacre and Wharles

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it. We have a number of people each maintaining different sections of the web site, so it is important to submit information via a link on the relevant page otherwise it is likely to go to the wrong person and may not be acted upon.

Treales, Roseacre and Wharles

Primary tabs

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)


Archives and Libraries

Local studies information is held at Kirkham library.



You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Treales area or see them printed on a map.


Civil Registration

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


Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Treales, Roseacre and Wharles which are provided by:



Ask for a calculation of the distance from Treales, Roseacre and Wharles to another place.

Click here for a list of nearby places.

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."

    (See more)
  • "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."

    (See more)
  • "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."

    (See more)

Historical Geography

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

You can see the administrative areas in which Treales, Roseacre and Wharles has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.


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.


You can also see Family History Societies covering the nearby area, plotted on a map. This facility is being developed, and is awaiting societies to enter information about the places they cover.