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Shocklach, Cheshire West and Chester

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Shocklach, Cheshire West and Chester

Shocklach is a village in the civil parishes of Church Shocklach and Shocklach Oviatt, Cheshire, England. Shocklach Village is on the southernmost tip of Cheshire. It is approximately 16 kilometres to the border between Wales and England which is positioned alongside a meandering river. Shocklach is set beside the tributary of the River Dee between Wrexham (16 kilometres away) and Nantwich. The River Dee meanders alongside Shocklach.
Administrative CountyCheshire West and Chester
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ4349
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCheshire
 

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

Church Shocklach ~ Socheliche

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

Church Shocklach, township, Shocklach par., W. Cheshire, on river Dee, 4½ miles NW. of Malpas, 1278 ac. (16 water), pop. 135.

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