Great Stanney, Cheshire Family History Guide

Great Stanney is an extra-parochial place.

Alternative names: Great Stanney

Parish church:

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Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

STANNEY (Great and Little), two townships in Stoke parish, Cheshire; 6 and 5 miles N of Chester. Acres, 950 and 797. Real property, £1,441 and £1,516. Pop., 65 and 204. Houses, 8 and 34. The property of Great S. belonged to Stanlow abbey; and that of Little S. belongs now to Sir J. F. Bunbury, Bart.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].


Vision of Britain historical maps


  • County: Cheshire
  • Civil Registration District: Great Boughton
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Not Applicable
  • Rural Deanery: Not Applicable
  • Poor Law Union: Great Boughton
  • Hundred: Wirral
  • Province: York