Kettleshulme, Cheshire

Historical Description

Kettleshulme, a village and a township in Prestbury parish, Cheshire, 7 miles NE of Macclesfield. Acreage, 1232; population, 347. The manor belongs to the Earl of Derby. The candle-wick manufacture is carried on. There is a Wesleyan chapeL It forms part of Saltersford ecclesiastical district. There is a public library and a village ha

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1894-5


Ancient County Cheshire
Hundred Macclesfield
Poor Law union Macclesfield

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

Transcript of the entry for Kettleshulme from Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848


Online maps of Kettleshulme are available from a number of sites:

Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
Google Streetview.
National Library of Scotland. (Old maps) (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy). (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Cheshire papers online:

Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Cheshire, 1580 is available on the Heraldry page.