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Duddon, Cheshire West and Chester

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Duddon, Cheshire West and Chester

Duddon is a small settlement in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It is on the A51 road and is 8 kilometres east of the town of Chester. Local features include Duddon St. Peter's Church and St. Peter's Primary School. The church was erected in 1835 as a chapel of ease to the parish church at Tarvin. It was built in the early English style at a cost of £603 to the designs of William Railton.
Post townTarporley
Administrative CountyCheshire West and Chester
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ5164
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01829
Population473 (2001)
 

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

Dudden

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

Duddon, township, Tarvin par., W. Cheshire, 3 m. NW. of Tarporley, 662 ac., pop. 176.

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