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Disley, Cheshire East

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Disley, Cheshire East

Disley is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It is located on the very edge of the Peak District, in the Goyt Valley, very close to the county boundary with Derbyshire at New Mills, and south of Stockport, Greater Manchester. To the north of the village, the River Goyt and the Peak Forest Canal, which opened in 1800, passes along the edge of the village.
Post townSTOCKPORT
Administrative CountyCheshire East
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ9784
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01663
Population4,301
 

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

Disley Stanley

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

Disley, vil. with ry. sta., Stockport par., E. Cheshire, on border of co., 12 miles SE. of Manchester and 165 miles NW. of London; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank.

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