Halghton, Flintshire

Historical Description

Halghton, a township in Hanmer parish, Flintshire, near the EUesmere Canal, 5 miles NE of Ellesmere. Acreage, 2368; population, 395.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Registration district Ellesmere (1837-1935)
Registration district Overton (1935-1953)
Registration district Maelor (1954-1974)

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


Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Flintshire is available to browse.


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers online: