Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for GOYT (The.)

GOYT (The.), a river of Derbyshire and Cheshire. It rises it the former country: forms, of a considerable distance, the boundary between the two counties; receives the Etherow opposite Mellor; turns westward, and falls into the Mersey at Stockport.

(John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "a river"   (ADL Feature Type: "rivers")
Administrative units: Cheshire AncC       Derbyshire AncC
Place names: GOYT     |     GOYT THE     |     THE. GOYT

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