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Warburton, Trafford

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Warburton, Trafford

Warburton is a village and civil parish within the Metropolitan Borough of Trafford in Greater Manchester, England. Historically a part of Cheshire, Warburton lies on the south bank of the River Mersey between the borough of Warrington and Greater Manchester. In the 21st century, the village remains predominantly rural. Altrincham is the nearest town. According to the 2001 census, the parish had a population of 286.
Post townLYMM
Administrative CountyTrafford
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ6989
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityGreater Manchester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGreater Manchester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGreater Manchester
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code0161
Population286 (2001 Census)

Other names by which Warburton, Trafford has been known in the past

Warburgton ~ Warburgetone ~ Warburgetune

Warburton, Trafford in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Warburton, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Heatley and Warburton), Cheshire - par., 1872 ac. (26 water), pop. 426; vil., on rivers Mersey and Bollin, 5 miles NW. of Altrincham; P.O.

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