HURLESTON, a township, in the parish of Acton, union and hundred of Nantwich, S. division of the county of Chester, 2½ miles (N. W.) from Nantwich; containing 192 inhabitants. It comprises 1342 acres, the soil of which is sand and clay. A branch of the Chester canal passes through the township. The impropriate tithes have been commuted for £83. 5., and the vicarial for £32. 3. 2.