- Northenden was a township in Northenden ancient parish, Bucklow hundred
(SJ 8290), which became a civil parish in 1866.
- The civil parish was abolished in 1931 to become part of
- It included the hamlets of Lawton Moor, Northen Moor, Rose Hill, Wythenshawe
- The population was 538 in 1801, 679 in 1851, and 2127 in 1901.
Churches and Chapels
- Northenden: St. Wilfrid (Church of England). The ancient
parish church for the township of Northenden.
- Northenden, St. Hilda (Roman Catholic). Built in 1901.
- Northenden, Gospel Mission Hall. Built in 1886.
- Northenden, Methodist Chapel (Wesleyan). Built in 1828, rebuilt in
Local Government Districts
- Altrincham Rural Sanitary District (1875-94)
- Altrincham Rural District (1894-95)
- Bucklow Rural District (1895-1931)
- Manchester County Borough (1931-74) *
- Manchester Metropolitan Borough (1974+) *
* As part of the civil parish of Manchester (Lancashire, 1931-74 ;
Greater Manchester, 1974+)
- North Cheshire (1832-67)
- East Cheshire (1868-85)
- Altrincham (1885-1945)
- Bucklow (1945-48)
- Wythenshawe (1948-74)
Petty Sessional Divisions
- Bucklow (1828-74)
- Altrincham (1874-1931)
- Manchester (1931+)
Poor Law Unions
- Altrincham (1836-95)
- Bucklow (1895-1930)
- Altrincham (1837-98)
- Bucklow (1898-1936)
- Manchester South (1936-39)
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