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Thingwall, Cheshire

Historical Description

Thingwall, a township in Woodchurch parish, Cheshire, 5 miles SW of Birkenhead. Acreage, 377; population, 173.

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


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

Ancient CountyLancashire 
Civil parishChildwall 
HundredWest Derby 
Poor Law unionWest Derby 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Thingwall 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.

RegionNorth West
Postal districtCH61
Post TownWirral