Place:New Ferry, Cheshire, England

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

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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.

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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.

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