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From: Brett Langston <>
Subject: Re: [CHESHIRE-L] Drakelow?
Date: Mon, 25 Jan 1999 12:21:03 GMT
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from "lilian andrew" <> contains these words:
> I have a will dated 1777 that ends;
> "..Nominate & appoint my two sons John & Peter Percival along with
> Robert Whitlow of Drakelow in ye county of Chester......"
> I cannot find Drakelow in Cheshire. Anyone any ideas?
Drakelow consists of just a couple of farmhouses in the former
township of Rudheath, off the Roman Road (King Street) between
Northwich and Middlewich. You'll only find it marked on large-scale
maps nowadays, but it's centred roughly one mile south of Lach Dennis village.
Hope this helps,
The Family History Society of Cheshire