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Acton, Cheshire East

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Acton, Cheshire East

Acton is a small village and civil parish lying immediately west of the town of Nantwich in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. The civil parish also includes the small settlement of Dorfold and part of Burford, with a total population of a little over 300. It is administered jointly with the adjacent civil parishes of Henhull and Edleston.
Administrative CountyCheshire East
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ6353
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01270

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

Acton, township, Weaverham par., mid. Cheshire, 4½ miles NW. of Northwich by rail, 1177 ac. (27 water), pop. 597; the sta. is called Acton Bridge.

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