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Kenyon, Lancashire

Historical Description

Kenyon, a township in Newchurch Kenyon parish, Lancashire, 2½ miles E by N of Newton-in-Maclcerfield. It has a station on the L. & N.W.R., and a post office under Manchester; money order and telegraph office, Newchurch. Acreage, 1685; population, 241. Bricks are made.

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 parishWinwick 
HundredWest Derby 
Poor Law unionLeigh 

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

Church Records, in association with Lancashire Archives, have images of the Parish Registers for Lancashire online.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Kenyon from the following:

Land and Property

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


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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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

RegionNorth West
Postal districtWA3
Post TownWarrington