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Shropshire Union Canal Moorings - geograph.org.uk - 34718.jpg
Shropshire Union Canal Moorings near Wervin
Wervin is located in Cheshire
Wervin shown within Cheshire
Population 146 (2011 Census)
OS grid reference SJ422719
Civil parish
  • Wervin
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town CHESTER
Postcode district CH2
Dialling code 01244
Police Cheshire
Fire Cheshire
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament
List of places
53°14′28″N 2°51′58″W / 53.241°N 2.866°W / 53.241; -2.866Coordinates: 53°14′28″N 2°51′58″W / 53.241°N 2.866°W / 53.241; -2.866

Wervin is a small village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It is situated between Chester and Ellesmere Port, near the Shropshire Union Canal and the M53 motorway. At the 2001 Census, Wervin had a population of 118,[1] increasing to 146 at the 2011 Census.[2]

The village was a township in St. Oswald's Parish of the Wirral Hundred, with a population of 56 in 1801, 60 in 1851, 94 in 1901 and 89 in 1951.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ 2001 Census: Wervin, Office for National Statistics, retrieved 18 November 2007 
  2. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 27 May 2015. 
  3. ^ Cheshire Towns & Parishes: Wervin, GENUKI UK & Ireland Genealogy, retrieved 7 November 2007 

External links[edit]

Media related to Wervin at Wikimedia Commons