Ness, Cheshire

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Ness
Ness is located in Cheshire
Ness
Ness
Ness shown within Cheshire
Population1,620 (2001 Census)[1]

(Burton & Ness Ward)
OS grid referenceSJ303758
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townNESTON
Postcode districtCH64
Dialling code0151
PoliceCheshire
FireCheshire
AmbulanceNorth West
EU ParliamentNorth West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Cheshire
53°16′30″N 3°02′46″W / 53.275°N 3.046°W / 53.275; -3.046Coordinates: 53°16′30″N 3°02′46″W / 53.275°N 3.046°W / 53.275; -3.046

Ness is a hamlet on the Wirral Peninsula, in the part that remains in the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It is situated near to the town of Neston, in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester. It constitutes part of the Burton & Ness Ward of the district, with the ward having a total population of 1,620 in the 2001 Census.[1]

Local attraction Ness Botanic Gardens opened in 1898 and is now administered by the University of Liverpool.

Lord Nelson's mistress, Emma Hamilton, was born in Ness.[2][3]

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  1. ^ a b 2001 Census: Burton & Ness, Office for National Statistics, retrieved 21 October 2007
  2. ^ Nelson and Lady Hamilton, National Museums Liverpool, 15 February 2005, archived from the original on 25 September 2006, retrieved 10 April 2007
  3. ^ The Story of Nelson and Emma, Icons: A Portrait of England, archived from the original on 27 September 2007, retrieved 10 April 2007

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