Place:


Audlem  Cheshire

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Audlem like this:

AUDLEM, a township in Nantwich district, Cheshire, and a parish chiefly in that district, and wholly in that county, but partly also in the district of Market-Drayton The township lies on the Nantwich and M. Drayton railway, 6 miles S of Nantwich; and has a st. on the railway. a post office‡ under Nantwich, and fairs on 24,25,26 July and 28 Nov. ...


Acres, 2,358. Real property, £7,186. Pop., 1,510. Houses, 344. The parish includes also the townships of Buerton, Hankelow, and Tittenley. Acres, 10,525. Real property, £14,092. Pop., 2,287. Houses, 505. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Chester. Value, not reported. Patron, Lord Combermere. The church is good, There are five dissenting chapels, an endowed school with £40 a year, and charities £292.

Audlem through time

Audlem is now part of Crewe and Nantwich district. Click here for graphs and data of how Crewe and Nantwich has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Audlem itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Audlem, in Crewe and Nantwich and Cheshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/3223

Date accessed: 17th October 2017


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