Place:Marbury (near Northwich), Cheshire, England

NameMarbury (near Northwich)
Alt namesMarbury
Coordinates53.2806°N 2.5269°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.

Marbury was one of the townships of the parish of Great Budworth.

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

"MARBURY, a township in Great Budworth, Cheshire; on the Grand Trunk canal, near the river Weaver, 1½ mile N of Northwich. Acres: 362. Real property: £743. Population: 17. Houses: 4. The manor belonged, in the time of Henry III., to the Marburys; passed, in 1708, to Earl Rivers; went, by marriage, to the Earl of Barrymore; passed to the Barrys; and, with Marbury Hall, belongs now to A. H. S. Barry, Esq. The hall is a large brick mansion, with stone facings; recently underwent extensive alterations and additions; contains a fine selection of paintings and antique sculptures; and stands in beautiful grounds, which include a lake of 80 acres."

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