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Wistaston, Cheshire East

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Wistaston, Cheshire East

Wistaston is a civil parish and village in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, in north-west England. It is approximately 2 miles west of Crewe town centre and 3 miles east of Nantwich town centre. It has a population of 8,222.
Post townCREWE
Administrative CountyCheshire East
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ6853
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01270
Population8,423 ( January 2011)
 

Other names by which Wistaston, Cheshire East has been known in the past

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

Wistaston, par. and vil., Cheshire - par., 1472 ac., pop. 407; vil., 2 miles SW. of Crewe; in vicinity is Wistaston Hall, seat.

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