Place:Romiley, Cheshire, England

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NameRomiley
Alt namesChadkirksource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeTown, Suburb
Coordinates53.417°N 2.083°W
Located inCheshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inGreater Manchester, England     (1974 - )
See alsoStockport (metropolitan borough), Greater Manchester, Englandmetropolitan borough in which it has been located since 1974
Bredbury and Romiley, Cheshire, Englandurban district of which it was part 1894-1974
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Romiley has been since 1974 a part of the Metropolitan Borough of Stockport, Greater Manchester, England. It borders Marple, Bredbury and Woodley. In the 2001 census Romiley ward, which included Compstall, Bredbury Green and a large part of Bredbury, had a population of 13,703.

From 1894 until 1974 Romiley was located in Bredbury and Romiley Urban District. Originally Romiley was a township in Chadkirk Chapelry of Stockport ancient parish, Macclesfield hundred, and became a civil parish in 1866.

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