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Keckwick, Cheshire

Historical Description

Kekewick or Keckwick, a village and a township in Runcorn parish, Cheshire, on the Bridgwater Canal, 4 miles. E of Runcorn. Post town, Warrington; money order and telegraph office, Preston Brook. Acreage, 528; population, 82

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

Administration

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

Ancient CountyCheshire 
Civil parishRuncorn 
HundredBucklow 
Poor Law unionRuncorn 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Keckwick from the following:


Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Cheshire is available to browse.


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.

CountyHalton
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Postal districtWA4
Post TownWarrington