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Higher Kinnerton, Flintshire

Historical Description

Kinnerton, Higher, a township in Dodleston parish, Flintshire, contiguous to Cheshire, 6 miles SW by W of Chester. It has a station on the Chester and Denbigh branch of the L. & N.W.R., and a post office under Chester; money order office, Chester; telegraph office, Caergwrle. Acreage, 1825; population, 438. There is a new church (All Saints) and a Primitive Methodist chapel.

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.

Registration districtGreat Boughton1837 - 1869
Registration districtChester1870 - 1902
Registration districtHawarden1903 - 1974

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

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Higher Kinnerton are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers online:

Postal districtCH4
Post TownChester