Pickmere, a township in Great Budworth parish, Cheshire, 3 miles NE of Northwich. Acreage, 1061; population, 224. A lake or mere of 33 acres is here, and there is a Wesleyan chapel.
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Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
Transcript of the entry for Pickmere from Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848
Online maps of Pickmere are available from a number of sites:
Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
Streetmap.co.uk (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:
The Visitation of Cheshire, 1580 is available on the Heraldry page.