Place:New Brighton, Cheshire, England

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NameNew Brighton
TypeTown, Suburb
Coordinates53.433°N 3.033°W
Located inCheshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inMerseyside, England     (1974 - )
See alsoLiscard, Cheshire, Englandcivil parish of which it was a part until 1912
Wallasey, Cheshire, Englandmunicipal borough into which Liscard was absorbed in 1912
Wirral (metropolitan borough), Merseyside, Englandmetropolitan borough covering most of the Wirral Peninsula since 1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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New Brighton is a seaside resort forming part of the town of Wallasey within the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral in Merseyside, England. At the north-eastern tip of the Wirral peninsula, it has sandy beaches which line the Irish Sea, and the UK's longest promenade at slightly over .

At the 2011 Census, the population was 14,859.

Prior to Wallasey becoming a county borough in 1912, New Brighton was part of the civil parish of Liscard. The page for Liscard holds more information.

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

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