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Staffordshire Place Guide - Fenton


All of the links in the table below enable you to view Collection catalogues in our online catalogue Gateway to the Past. Where there is no link this is either because we hold the collection but the catalogue is not yet online, or because the collection is held by another Archive Service, or is still in the hands of the organisation itself.

OS County Series 6 inches to 1 mile sheet 18NW
OS National Grid 6 inches to 1 mile sheet SJ84SE
OS National Grid reference   SJ891446
Church of England  
Ancient Parish Stoke upon Trent, St Peter ad Vincula
Modern Parishes Fenton, Christ Church (from 1841); Fenton, St Margaret and St Anthony mission church (1921-1948); Fenton, St Matthew mission church (1849-1949?);  Fenton, St Michael and All Angels (1887-1966); Longton, St John (from 1802)
Local Government   
Civil Parish Stoke upon Trent (to 1894); Fenton 1894-1922); Stoke on Trent City (1922-date)
Hundred Pirehill North
Poor Law Union Stoke upon Trent Poor Law Union (1836-1922); Stoke and Wolstanton Poor Law Union (1922-1930)
District Council Fenton Urban District (1894-1910); Stoke on Trent County Borough/City 1910-date)
Parliamentary Representation   
Parliamentary Constituency (to 1974) Stoke upon Trent (1832-1918); Stoke on Trent, Stoke (1918-1948); Stoke on Trent South (1948-1974)
Nonconformist Churches  
Methodist churches  Bethel United Methodist Chapel; Carron Street United Methodist Chapel; Clarence Street Wesleyan Methodist Chapel; Church of the Vine; Fenton Park United Methodist Chapel; Heron Cross Primitive Methodist Chapel; Jubilee Primitive Methodist Chapel; Mount Tabor Wesleyan Methodist Chapel (later Methodist New Connexion) Chapel; Temple Street Wesleyan Methodist Chapel; Victoria Road Primitive Methodist Chapel
Other nonconformist churches Church of the Nazarene
Estate Records   
Major estates Sutherland-Leveson-Gower family of Trentham Hall, Dukes of Sutherland
Minor estates Broade family of Little Fenton Hall

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