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Grappenhall, Warrington

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Grappenhall, Warrington

Grappenhall is a suburban village in Warrington, Cheshire, England. It is situated along the Bridgewater Canal, and forms one of the principal settlements of Grappenhall and Thelwall civil parish. According to the 2001 UK census, the population of the entire civil parish was 9,377. Grappenhall is mentioned in the Domesday Book with the name Gropenhale and a with a valuation of five shillings. St Wilfrid's Church has a carving of a cat on the west face of the tower.
Administrative CountyWarrington
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ6486
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01925

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


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

Grappenhall, par. and township, mid. Cheshire, on Bridgwater Canal, 2½ miles SE. of Warrington -- par. 2400 ac., pop. 5070; township, 1610 ac., pop. 788; P.O.; contains the seat of G. Hall and G. Hays.

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