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Esclusham, Denbighshire

Historical Description

Esclusham, Above and Below, two townships and an ecclesiastical parish in Wrexham parish, Denbighshire, on Offa's Dyke, near Wrexham. Acreage, Esclusham Above, 3953; population, 487. Esclusham Below, acreage, 1640; population, 1175; of the ecclesiastical parish, 1618. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of St Asaph; net value, £290 with residence. Patron, the Bishop of Sfc Asaph.

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

Land and Property

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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