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Chorlton (Malpas), Cheshire

Historical Description

Chorlton, a township in Malpas parish, Cheshire, 2 miles WNW of Malpas. Acreage, 468; population, 102. Chorlton Hall is the chief residence, and the seat of the Crump family. The old manor house is now a farmhouse.

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 CountyCheshire 
Civil parishMalpas 
Poor Law unionWrexham 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Chorlton (Malpas) 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:

Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Cheshire, 1580 is available on the Heraldry page.