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Wheelock, Cheshire East

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Wheelock, Cheshire East

Wheelock is a long village in the civil parish of Sandbach which is in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It is south of Sandbach on the road to Crewe. It was named after the River Wheelock.
Administrative CountyCheshire East
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ7459
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01270

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

The Wheelock ~ Wheelock The ~ Hoiloch

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

Wheelock, eccl. dist., township, and vil., Sandbach par., Cheshire - dist., pop. 2264; township, 690 ac., pop. 794; vil., on river Wheelock, 4 miles NE. of Crewe; P.O.; has a brewery, bone works, and ironworks; in vicinity is Wheelock House, seat.

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