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Pulford, Cheshire West and Chester

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Pulford, Cheshire West and Chester

Pulford is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It is situated on the B5445 road, to the south west of Chester and on the border with Wales. It is believed that the name of the village is derived from the Welsh words Pwll "marsh" and Ffordd "crossing". According to the 2001 Census, the population of the entire parish was 395.
Post townCHESTER
Administrative CountyCheshire West and Chester
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ3758
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01244
Population395 (2001)
 

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

Poulefourd

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

Pulford, par., township, and vil., Cheshire - par., 2589 ac., pop. 425; township, 1184 ac., pop. 264; vil., 5 miles S. of Chester; P.O.

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