Netherton  Lancashire


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

NETHERTON, a township, with a village, in Sefton parish, Lancashire; on the river Alt, and on the Leeds and Liverpool canal, 6 miles N by E of Liverpool. Acres, 1,090. Real property, £2, 661. Pop., 286. Houses, 45. The manor belongs to the Earl of Sefton. There is a Roman Catholic chapel.

Netherton through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 15th June 2024

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