Place:New Brighton, Cheshire, England

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, in the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral, in the metropolitan county of Merseyside, England. It is located at the northeastern tip of the Wirral Peninsula, within the historic county boundaries of Cheshire, and has sandy beaches which line the Irish Sea.

At the 2001 Census, the population of the electoral ward of New Brighton stood at 14,450 (6,869 males, 7,581 females).

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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