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Aldford, Cheshire West and Chester

Aldford is a village and civil parish in the county of Cheshire, England, south of Chester. It has a population of 213. The village lies on the east bank of the River Dee. The Aldford Brook joins the Dee just north of the village. Most of the building stock was constructed as a designed village in the middle of the 19th century by Sir Richard Grosvenor, 2nd Marquess of Westminster, in almost rectangular form. A number of buildings in the village were designed by the architect John Douglas.
Administrative CountyCheshire West and Chester
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ4159
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Population213 (2001)
 

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

Aldford, par. and township, W. Chesh., on affluent of river Dee, 6 miles S. of Chester, 2644 ac., pop. 837; township, 1276 ac. (32 water), pop. 510; P.O.

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