Nerquis, Flintshire

Historical Description

Nerquis, a village, a township, and an ecclesiastical parish in Mold parish, Flintshire. The village stands 2½ miles S by W of Mold, and has a post office under Mold; money order and telegraph office, Mold. The township comprises 2318 acres; population, 741. Nerquis Hall was built by the Wynnes in 1683, and is now the seat of the Fletcher family. The ecclesiastical parish was constituted in 1844. Population, 830. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St Asaph; gross value, £105 with residence. Patron, the Vicar of Mold. The church is modern. There are Cal-vinistic Methodist and Wesleyan chapels.

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 Holywell (1837-1974)

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Land and Property

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