Broxton, Cheshire

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This article is about the civil parish and village of Broxton, Cheshire. For other uses, see Broxton (disambiguation).
Broxton from Bickerton Hill 2008.jpg
Broxton from Bickerton Hill
Broxton is located in Cheshire
 Broxton shown within Cheshire
Population 390 (2001)
OS grid reference SJ479542
Civil parish Broxton
Unitary authority Cheshire West and Chester
Ceremonial county Cheshire
Region North West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town CHESTER
Postcode district CH3
Dialling code 01829
Police Cheshire
Fire Cheshire
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament Eddisbury
List of places

Coordinates: 53°05′00″N 2°46′44″W / 53.08333°N 2.77888°W / 53.08333; -2.77888

Broxton is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. The village is 11 miles south of Chester, and only 10 miles east of Wrexham in Wales. The civil parish also contains the small settlements of Barnhill, Bolesworth, Brown Knowl, Fuller's Moor and Meadow Bank.[1] According to the 2001 Census it had a total population of 390.[2]

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See also[edit]


  1. ^ UK & Ireland Genealogy: Broxton (accessed 24 April 2010)
  2. ^ "2001 Census: Broxton". Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 13 July 2008. 
  3. ^ "Prime Ministers of New Zealand: Harry Atkinson biography". New Zealand Prime Minister's Office. Retrieved 21 September 2007. 
  4. ^ "Harry Atkinson biography". Encyclopaedia of New Zealand 1966. Retrieved 21 September 2007. 
  5. ^ "Cricket Archive: Austin Carr". Retrieved 21 September 2007. [dead link]

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