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Styal, Cheshire East

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Styal, Cheshire East

Styal is a village in Cheshire, England. It is on the River Bollin, near to the town of Wilmslow. Styal is a commuter village, with access to Manchester. The village is dominated by Quarry Bank Mill and much of its housing is the mill's estate. The mill and the surrounding country park are owned by The National Trust. It was once an area known as Pownall Fee. The village was built for the workers of Quarry Bank Mill by Samuel Greg.
Administrative CountyCheshire East
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ8383
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01625

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


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

Styall, hamlet, Wilmslow par., Cheshire, 6 miles SW. of Stockport; P.O.

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