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Acton Bridge, Cheshire West and Chester

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Acton Bridge, Cheshire West and Chester

Acton Bridge (formerly Acton) is a village and civil parish in Cheshire, England. Located within the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester on the River Weaver, it is near the Trent and Mersey Canal at approximately 53˚ 16’ N, 2˚ 36’ W. It has a population of 602. Acton Bridge is served by its own railway station, though the service from it is currently limited. Acton Bridge Parish Council meets in the Parish Rooms, generally at 19:30 on the first Monday of the month.
Administrative CountyCheshire West and Chester
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ5975
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCheshire
 

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

Acton

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

Acton Bridge, ry. sta., 14½ miles NW. of Crewe junction. See ACTON, mid. Cheshire.

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