In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Moston like this:
MOSTON, a township in Warmingham parish, Cheshire; on the Trent and Mersey canal, 2½ miles NW by W of Sandbach. Acres, 678. Real property, £1,385. Pop., 170. Houses, 37.
A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Moston has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Congleton. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Moston and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Moston, in Congleton and Cheshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 22nd May 2013
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