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Bollington, Cheshire East

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Bollington, Cheshire East

Bollington is a small town and civil parish in the county of Cheshire, England, in the unitary authority of Cheshire East,to the east of Prestbury. In the Middle Ages it was part of the Earl of Chester's manor of Macclesfield, and the ancient parish of Prestbury. According to the 2001 UK census, Bollington had a population of 7,095.
Administrative CountyCheshire East
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ9377
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01625

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

Bollington, township with ry. sta., Prestbury par., E. Cheshire, 2½ miles NE. of Macclesfield, 1291 ac., pop. 5464; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; has silk and cotton factories.

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