Place:Anderton, Cheshire, England

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NameAnderton
TypeTownship, Civil parish
Coordinates53.283°N 2.533°W
Located inCheshire, England
See alsoBucklow (hundred), Cheshire, Englandhundred in which it was situated
Great Budworth, Cheshire, Englandparish in which the township was located
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Anderton with Marbury is a civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It had a population of 582 according to the 2001 census, and includes the villages of Anderton and Marbury.

Anderton is known for the Victorian Anderton Boat Lift, which was the model for other European boat lifts. It is fully restored and raises boats 50 feet (15 m) from the River Weaver to the Trent and Mersey Canal.

Anderton was one of the townships of the parish of Great Budworth. For more information, see the parish.

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