Whiston, a village and a township in Kingsley parish, Staffordshire, 1 mile E of Froghall station on the North Staffordshire railway, and 4 miles ME of Cheadle. Post town, Cheadle, under Stoke-upon-Trent. The township includes also the hamlet of Whiston Eaves. There are Primitive Methodist and Wesleyan chapels.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Poor Law union||Cheadle|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Whiston from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Whiston)
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