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Melling, Sefton

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Melling, Sefton

Melling is a village and civil parish within the Metropolitan Borough of Sefton, in Merseyside, England. At the 2001 Census the population was recorded as 2,810. The hamlet of Melling Mount is 1.2 miles from the village of Melling and lies close to the nearby town of Kirkby. Melling Rock contains a public house as well as St Thomas and the Holy Rood, a High Church and part of the Diocese of Liverpool.
Administrative CountySefton
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD3800
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityMerseyside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMerseyside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMerseyside
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code0151
Population2,810 (2001 Census)

Other names by which Melling, Sefton has been known in the past


Melling, Sefton in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Melling, township, Halsall par., SW. Lancashire, on Leeds and Liverpool Canal, 1 mile SE. of Maghull sta. and 7 miles NE. of Liverpool, 2118 ac., pop. 802.

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