Ravenscroft, Cheshire

Historical Description

Ravenscroft, a township in Middlewich parish, Cheshire, on the river Dane, 1 mile N by W of Middlewich. Ravenscroft Hall is the chief residence.

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

Administration

Ancient County Cheshire
Hundred Northwich
Poor Law union Northwich

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


Churches

Methodist

Wesleyan chapel

There is a Wesleyan chapel, erected in 1878.


Directories & Gazetteers

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


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.