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Bebington, Wirral

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Bebington, Wirral

Bebington is a small town and electoral ward within the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral, in Merseyside, England. It lies 5 miles south of Liverpool and 34.5 miles west southwest of Manchester, along the River Mersey on the eastern side of the Wirral Peninsula. Nearby towns include Birkenhead and Wallasey to the north northwest and Heswall to the west southwest. It had a total resident population of 13,720 at the 2001 Census.
Post townWIRRAL
Administrative CountyWirral
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ3383
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityMerseyside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMerseyside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMerseyside
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code0151
Population13,720 (2001 Census)

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

Bebington, par. with ry. sta., W. Cheshire, on river Mersey, 3 miles SE. of Birkenhead, 5421 ac., pop. 32,802; P.O., T.O. It includes the townships of Bebington, Higher, and Bebington, Lower, 9444 ac., pop. 4122; and 1054 ac., pop. 4050.

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