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Rock Ferry, Wirral

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Rock Ferry, Wirral

Rock Ferry is an area of Birkenhead on the Wirral Peninsula, England. Administratively it is a ward of the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral. Before local government reorganisation on 1 April 1974, it was part of the county of Cheshire. At the 2001 Census, the population of Rock Ferry was 13,676 (6,444 males, 7,232 females).
Post townBIRKENHEAD
Administrative CountyWirral
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ3286
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
Population13,676 (2001 Census)
 

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

Rock Ferry, vil. with ry. sta. and steamboat ferry (3 miles from George's Pier, Liverpool), Bebington par., Cheshire, 011 river Mersey, in S. suburbs of Birkenhead; P.O., T.O.; Rock Ferry is a favourite summer resort.

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