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Moore, Halton

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Moore, Halton

Moore is a village and civil parish in the Borough of Halton, Cheshire, England. It has a population of 807. The name 'Moore' comes from the Old English word mor, meaning 'moor, or fen'. The village's earliest recording was as Mora, some time in the 12th century. Notable buildings are the village farmhouse, dating from the middle of the 17th century, and Moore Hall, a five-bay, dating from the early 18th century.
Administrative CountyHalton
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ5884
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCheshire

Other names by which Moore, Halton has been known in the past


Moore, Halton in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Moore, township and vil. with ry. sta., Runcorn par., Cheshire, 3 miles SW. of Warrington, 916 ac., pop. 398; P.O, T.O.; near vil. is Moore Hall, seat.

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