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.

Shotwick Park

Parish in the County of Cheshire


Shotwick Park was an extra-parochial liberty, a demesne of the earldom of Chester, later of the crown, the park of the manor of Shotwick Castle infra .It was probably within Shotwick parish originally. It is now a c.p., part of it is included in Saughall c.p.

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