Antrobus

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Map of civil parish of Antrobus within the former borough of Vale Royal

Antrobus is a civil parish and village in Cheshire, England, immediately to the south of Warrington. It is situated within the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester, and has a population of 832.[1] The parish includes Frandley about one mile south west from the main village.

The village shop[2] and post office is owned and run cooperatively by the villagers for the benefit of the community having previously closed in 2003.

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In the Domesday Book, the area is referred to as Entrobus. An possible derivation of the name is the Norman-French Entre-bois which can be interpreted as 'within the woods'.

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Coordinates: 53°19′N 2°32′W / 53.317°N 2.533°W / 53.317; -2.533