Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for SALTERSFORD

SALTERSFORD, a hamlet and a chapelry in Prestbury parish, Cheshire. The hamlet lies 3¾ miles S W by S of Whaley-Bridge r. station, and 5 E N E of Macclesfield; and is sometimes called Jenkins-Chapel. The chapelry includes Kettleshulme township, and bears the name of Saltersford-cum-Kettleshulme. Pop., 507. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Chester. Value, £106. Patron, the Vicar of Prestbury.


(John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "a hamlet and a chapelry"   (ADL Feature Type: "populated places")
Administrative units: Prestbury CP/AP       Cheshire AncC
Place: Saltersford

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