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Wavertree, Liverpool

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Wavertree, Liverpool

Wavertree is an area of Liverpool, in Merseyside, England, and is a Liverpool City Council ward. Historically part of Lancashire, it is bordered by a number of districts to the south and east of Liverpool city centre from Toxteth, Edge Hill, Fairfield, Old Swan, Childwall and Mossley Hill.
Post townLIVERPOOL
Administrative CountyLiverpool
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSJ3889
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
 

Other names by which Wavertree, Liverpool has been known in the past

Wauretreu

Wavertree, Liverpool in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Wavertree, town and township with ry. sta.,Childwall par., SW. Lancashire, 3 miles SE. of Lime Street Station, Liverpool, and partly within the parl. limits of Liverpool, 1838 ac., pop. 11,097; P.O., T.O. Wavertree is a local government district, and has breweries and a large ropery.

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