English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

Little Budworth Chapelry

Parish in the County of Cheshire


Little Budworth was a free chapelry in Over parish, in the patronage of the Nuns of Chester until the dissolution, and thereafter a parochial chapelry of Over parish until the nineteenth century (Orm2 iii211). It is now a c.p. including Oulton Lowe 165supra .

Major Settlements