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Noctorum, Wirral

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Noctorum, Wirral

Noctorum is a suburb of Birkenhead on the Wirral Peninsula, England, in the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral. At the 2001 Census the population of Noctorum was 4,990 (2,360 males, 2,630 females). Due to a redefining of post towns by the Royal Mail in 2003, Noctorum is identified as being within Prenton (which is in fact a geographically separate suburb of Birkenhead), yet this was only a postal change and Noctorum itself still remains a part of Birkenhead.
Post townPRENTON
Administrative CountyWirral
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ2887
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityMerseyside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMerseyside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMerseyside
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code0151
Population4,990 (2001 Census)
 

Other names by which Noctorum, Wirral has been known in the past

Chenoterie

Noctorum, Wirral in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Noctorum, township, Woodchurch par., Cheshire, 2 miles SW. of Birkenhead, 330 ac., pop. 121.

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