Place:


Clayton  Lancashire

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Clayton like this:

CLAYTON, a village in Droylsden township, Manchester parish, Lancashire; on the Manchester and Staleybridge railway, at Clayton-Bridge station, 3½ miles E of Manchester.

Clayton through time

Clayton is now part of Manchester district. Click here for graphs and data of how Manchester has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Clayton itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Clayton, in Manchester and Lancashire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/22745

Date accessed: 26th January 2020


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