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.


Parish in the County of Cheshire


Wistaston was originally part of Wybunbury parish 48infra , and became independent c.1299–1300 (NotCestr, v. ChetOS viii230).

Major Settlements