Beswick  Lancashire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Beswick like this:

BESWICK, an extra-parochial tract in Manchester borough, Lancashire; 1 mile NE of the Manchester and Sheffield railway depot. Acres, 60. Real property, £2,280. Pop., 881. Houses, 171. See Bradford and Manchester.

Beswick through time

Beswick is now part of Manchester district. Click here for graphs and data of how Manchester has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Beswick itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Beswick, in Manchester and Lancashire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 15th October 2019

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