Place:Barnton, Cheshire, England

TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates53.267°N 2.55°W
Located inCheshire, England
See alsoBucklow (hundred), Cheshire, Englandhundred in which it was situated
Great Budworth, Cheshire, Englandparish of which it was a part
Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire, Englandunitary authority of which it has been part since 2009
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source: Family History Library Catalog

the following text is a condensation of an article in Wikipedia

Barnton is a civil parish and village in the north-west of England, just outside the town of Northwich, since 2009 in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire. It lies north and east of the Trent & Mersey Canal which goes through two tunnels (Barnton and Saltersford) to the west of the village.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Barnton, Cheshire.

See also Great Budworth

A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Barnton from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72:

"BARNTON, a township and a chapelry in Great Budworth parish, Cheshire. The township lies near the Northwestern railway, 2 miles NW of Northwich; and has a post office under that town. Acres: 751. Real property: £3,052. Population: 1,219. Houses: 264.
"The chapelry is more extensive than the township; and was constituted in 1843. Population: 1,431. Houses: 310. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Chester. Value: £120. Patron, the Bishop. The church is good; and there are three Methodist chapels."

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