Rock Ferry, Cheshire Genealogy

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Rock-Ferry, a village and a chapelry in Bebington parish, Cheshire. The village stands on the river Mersey, and on the Birkenhead, a railway station, and a half-hourly steam-boat-ferry to Liverpool. The chapelry incules also the village and iron pier of New Ferry, and was constitued in1844. The church was built in 1842. A Wesleyan chapel is at Rock-Ferry; and a Brethren's chapel at New-Ferry.[1]

Rock Ferry is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Cheshire, created in 1844 from Bebington Ancient Parish.

References

  1. Wilson, John Marius, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72), adapted 25 Jan 2013