Place:


Little Sankey  Lancashire

 

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

SANKEY (Little), a parcel in Warrington township, Lancashire; near Great Sankey.

The location is where the name "Lt. Sankey Green" appears on the OS First Series one inch map. The name "Little Sankey" appears much more clearly at the same location on the original OS six inch (1:10,560) map.

Little Sankey through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/22747

Date accessed: 06th December 2019


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