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Childer Thornton, Cheshire West and Chester

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Childer Thornton, Cheshire West and Chester

Childer Thornton is a village on the Wirral Peninsula, in the unitary authority Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England, located between Hooton and Little Sutton. The busy A41 road runs through the middle of Childer Thornton. Despite this, the area is relatively unspoilt, with the M53 motorway effectively diverting away the bulk of through traffic. The village has three pubs, one school and a garden centre.
Post townELLESMERE PORT
Administrative CountyCheshire West and Chester
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ3677
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code0151
 

Other names by which Childer Thornton, Cheshire West and Chester has been known in the past

Thornton ~ Thornton Childer

Childer Thornton, Cheshire West and Chester in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Childer Thornton, township, Eastham par., W. Cheshire, 7 miles NW. of Chester, 746 ac., pop. 621; P.O., called Thornton.

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