Anderton with Marbury


Anderton with Marbury

Anderton with Marbury is a civil parish in the Vale Royal district of Cheshire, England. It had a population of 582 according to the 2001 census, and includes the villages of Anderton and Marbury. The eastern part of the parish lies within Northwich Community Woodlands which includes Marbury Country Park, situated in the grounds of the old Marbury Hall, and Anderton Nature Park.

Anderton

Anderton is a village in the county of Cheshire, in the north west of England, north of Northwich. It is situated in the parish of Anderton with Marbury. It is probably best known for the Victorian Boat Lift, which was the model for various European boat lifts. It is fully restored and again raises boats fifty feet from the River Weaver to the Trent and Mersey Canal.

Further reading

*Christine Hamlett, Jackie Hamlett; "A House with Spirit: Dedication to Marbury Hall"; Leonie Press (Feb 1998); ISBN 1-901253-01-5
* [http://www.thornber.net/cheshire/htmlfiles/marburyhall.html Photographs of Marbury Hall, Cheshire, England, UK]
* [http://www.geocities.com/mar1elene/marbury.html Marbury: 1850 & 1892]
* [http://enjoyengland.com/where/attractions-and-activities/ProductDetail.aspx?Pid=157941 Marbury Country Park]
* [http://www.andertonboatlift.co.uk/ Anderton Boat Lift]


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