Whalley Range  Lancashire


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

WHALLEY-RANGE, a chapelry in Manchester parish, Lancashire; 1½ mile S of Manchester r. station. It was constituted in 1854; and its Post town is Manchester. Pop., 3,980. Houses, 748. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Manchester. Value, £422.* Patrons, Trustees. The church was built in 1849.

Additional information about this locality is available for Manchester

Whalley Range through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Whalley Range, in Manchester and Lancashire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 17th October 2021

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