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Dumplington, Trafford

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Dumplington, Trafford

Dumplington is an area of Urmston, Greater Manchester. It is dominated by the shopping complex centred on the Trafford Centre. Dumplington was one of several hamlets in the township of Barton on Irwell, in the ancient ecclesiastical parish of Eccles in the hundred of Salford. Its name derives from the Old English dympel and ing and tun which means an enclosure by a pool. The hamlet lies six miles south west of Manchester city centre.
Administrative CountyTrafford
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSJ7697
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

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