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Coole Pilate, Cheshire

Historical Description

Coole-Pilate, a township in Acton parish, Cheshire, on the Shropshire Union Canal, 2 miles N of Audlem, and 4¼S of Nantwich. Acreage, 715; population, 49. There is a Free Methodist chapel.

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 parishActon 
Poor Law unionNantwich 

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



United Methodist chapel

There is a United Methodist chapel erected in 1850.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Coole Pilate 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.