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Morley, Cheshire

Historical Description

Morley, a hamlet in Wilmslow parish, Cheshire, 2 miles NW of Wilmslow. It is a scattered hamlet, and has Roman Catholic and Wesleyan chapels and a Friends' meeting-house. Hawthorn Hall and Pownall Hall are the chief residences.

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

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Morley are available from a number of sites:

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.

CountyCheshire East
RegionNorth West
Postal districtSK9