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Wirswall, Cheshire East

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Wirswall, Cheshire East

Wirswall is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England, located at SJ544441 near the Shropshire border, around 1½ miles north of Whitchurch. The historical township had an area of 973 acres . The civil parish also includes the settlements of Bradeley Green, Wicksted and part of Willey Moor. According to the 2001 Census, the parish had a population of 76.
Administrative CountyCheshire East
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ5444
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01948
Population76 (2001 Census)

Other names by which Wirswall, Cheshire East has been known in the past

Wirwall ~ Wiresuelle ~ Wireswelle

Wirswall, Cheshire East in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Wirwall, township, Whitchurch par., Cheshire, 2 miles N. of Whitchurch, 973 ac., pop. 116.

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