Clifton  Cheshire


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

CLIFTON, or Rocksavage, a township in Runcorn parish, Cheshire; 2 miles NE of Frodsham. Pop., 30. It gives the title of Earl of Rocksavage to the Marquis of Cholmondeley.

Clifton through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 24th May 2022

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