Place:New Ferry, Cheshire, England

Watchers
NameNew Ferry
TypeTown or village
Coordinates53.35°N 3°W
Located inCheshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inMerseyside, England     (1974 - )
See alsoLower Bebington, Cheshire, Englandurban district of which it was part 1894-1922
Bebington and Bromborough, Cheshire, Englandurban district it joined in 1922
Bebington, Cheshire, Englandmunicipal borough which replaced the urban district 1933-1974
Wirral (metropolitan borough), Merseyside, Englandmetropolitan borough of which it became a part in 1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

New Ferry is an urban area located on the Wirral Peninsula, England. Situated to the east of Bebington, it is part of the Bromborough Ward of the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral and in the parliamentary constituency of Wirral South. The 2001 Census measured the town's population at 5,300.

end of Wikpedia contribution

In the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974 the entire Wirral Peninsula, with the exception of the municipal borough of Ellesmere Port and urban district of Neston at the southern end, became the Metropolitan Borough of the Wirral in the new administrative county of Merseyside.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article New Ferry.

Research Tips

This page uses content from the English Wikipedia. The original content was at New Ferry. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with WeRelate, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.