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Burtonwood, Warrington

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Burtonwood, Warrington

Burtonwood and Westbrook is a civil parish in the outermost suburbs of Warrington in Cheshire, England. Historically within Lancashire, the name Burtonwood is known worldwide as the location of the former RAF Station Burtonwood military camp. Burtonwood village itself is a few miles away from the site of the former station. The civil parish also includes Westbrook, which is a council ward and suburb of Warrington.
Post townWARRINGTON
Administrative CountyWarrington
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSJ5692
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01925
Population11,265
 

Other names by which Burtonwood, Warrington has been known in the past

Burton Wood

Burtonwood, Warrington in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Burtonwood, township, in par. and 4 miles NW. of Warrington, SW. Lancashire, 4193 ac., pop. 1268.

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