Etchells

ETCHELLS, a township, in the parish and union of Stockport, hundred of Macclesfield, N. division of the county of Chester, 3¾ miles (W. S. W.) from Stockport; containing 749 inhabitants. The manor passed with Etchells, in Northen parish, and became the property of the Tatton family. The township lies on the road from Stockport to Altrincham, and comprises 1470 acres, the soil of which is sand and clay. The tithes have been commuted for £140, payable to the rector of Stockport.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, 7th edition, published in 1848.

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