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Wervin, Cheshire West and Chester

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Wervin, Cheshire West and Chester

Wervin is a small village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It is situated between Chester and Ellesmere Port, in close proximity to the Shropshire Union Canal and the M53 motorway. At the 2001 Census, Wervin had a population of 118. The village was a township in St. Oswald's Parish of the Wirral Hundred, with a population of 56 in 1801, 60 in 1851, 94 in 1901 and 89 in 1951.
Post townCHESTER
Administrative CountyCheshire West and Chester
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ4271
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
Population118 (2001 Census)
 

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

Wivevrene ~ Wivevrevene

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

Wervin, township, Chester St Oswald par., Cheshire, 4½ miles N. of Chester, 743 ac., pop. 92. Wescott. See WESTCOTT.

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