Oakmere

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Oakmere
Oakmere Hall 7a.jpg
Oakmere Hall
Oakmere is located in Cheshire
Oakmere
Oakmere
Oakmere shown within Cheshire
Population 589 (2011)
OS grid reference SJ573693
Civil parish
  • Oakmere
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NORTHWICH
Postcode district CW8
Dialling code 01606
Police Cheshire
Fire Cheshire
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
CheshireCoordinates: 53°13′01″N 2°37′59″W / 53.217°N 2.633°W / 53.217; -2.633

Oakmere is a village and civil parish in Cheshire, England. The population of the civil parish taken at the 2011 census was 589.[1]

Oakmere is on the A556 road, approximately 7 miles (11 km) west of Frodsham. It has three pubs, The Abbey Arms, the Fishpool Inn and The Fourways.[citation needed] The adjoining village of Delamere has a post office, church and railway station on the Chester to Manchester line.

The area is mainly agricultural, and has a number of large sand quarries nearby, some of which are wet workings.[citation needed] The lake from which the village takes its name is a Site of Special Scientific Interest.[2][3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 30 May 2015. 
  2. ^ Natural England: Oak Mere (accessed 16 April 2010)
  3. ^ Natural England: Nature on the Map: Oak Mere SSSI (accessed 16 April 2010)

External links[edit]

Media related to Oakmere at Wikimedia Commons