In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Carden like this:
CARDEN, a township in Tilston parish, Cheshire; under Broxton hills, 4½ miles N by W of Malpas. Acres, 802. Real property, £1,269. Pop., 208. Houses, 40. Carden Hall is a fine old seat; and figured in the public events of 1643.
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 Carden has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Chester. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Carden and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Carden, in Chester and Cheshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 25th May 2013
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