Agden (Bowden), Cheshire
Agden, a township in Bowden and Rostherne parishes, Cheshire, 3½ miles SW of Altrincham, and 3 from Dunham Massey station on the L. & N.W.R. Acreage, 607; population, 106. Agden Hall is a modern Elizabethan house, built on the ruins of the old hall, the former seat of the Agden family. It is situated on an elevation, commanding a fine view.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Poor Law union||Altrincham|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Agden (Bowden) 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:
The Visitation of Cheshire, 1580 is available on the Heraldry page.