In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Poulton like this:
POULTON-WITH-FEARNHEAD, a township in Warrington parish, Lancashire; 2½ miles N E of Warrington r. station. Acres, 1, 233. Real property, £4,087. Pop., 672. Houses, 131. The church of Padgate chapelry, a Wesleyan chapel, and an endowed national school are here.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Poulton, in Warrington and Lancashire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 28th March 2017
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