Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Stretford

Stretford, town and township with ry. sta., Manchester par., SE. Lancashire, 4 miles SW. of Manchester, 3255 ac. (52 water), pop. 19,018; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank.

(John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "town and township with railway station"   (ADL Feature Type: "cities")
Administrative units: Manchester CP/AP       Stretford Ch/CP       Lancashire AncC
Place: Stretford

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