Pickmere, Cheshire

Historical Description

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.

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


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Cheshire
Civil parish Great Budworth
Hundred Bucklow
Poor Law union Altrincham

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

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