Backford
in Cheshire of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
53.239 and -2.903 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 53° 14' 19" and W -2° 54' 10"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:47 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:36 am and 4:15 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Backford

Backford in Cheshire (England) is located in United Kingdom about 167 mi (or 269 km) north-west of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Backford is now 09:47 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports close to Backford, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Hawarden Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal in a distance of 19 mi (or 30 km), South. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mollington, Stoke, Chester, Ledsham and Guilden Sutton. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 8°C / 47 °F

Morning Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Evening Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 77%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 89% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Saturday, 16th of November 2019

9°C (47 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Light rain, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 17th of November 2019

8°C (47 °F)
7°C (44 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 18th of November 2019

6°C (43 °F)
4°C (39 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Chester Grosvenor

Address
3,4 mi
Eastgate
CH1 1LT Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Stone Villa Guest House

Address
2,9 mi
3 Stone Place
CH2 3NR Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Hallmark Queen Hotel

Address
3,1 mi
City Road
CH1 3AH Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Macdonald New Blossoms

Address
3,4 mi
St John Street
CH1 1HL Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Chester Brooklands Bed and Breakfast

Address
2,8 mi
8 Newton Lane
CH2 3RB Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Crowne Plaza CHESTER

Address
3,4 mi
Trinity Street
CH1 2BD CHESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Ba Ba Guest House

Address
2,9 mi
65 Hoole Road
CH2 3NJ Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Holiday Inn ELLESMERE PORT - CHESHIRE OAKS

Address
3,5 mi
Centre Island, Waterways,Lower Mersey Street
CH65 2AL ELLESMERE PORT
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hallmark Inn Chester

Address
3,1 mi
63 City Road
CH1 3AF Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 0:00 (lunchbreak: 23:00 - 0:00)
Weekend: 7:00 - 23:00


The Saddle Inn

Address
3,5 mi
21 Grosvenor Street
CH1 2DD Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

In the twelve months to Christmas Chester Zoo gave to me...

Published: December 20, 2012
Length: 27:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Chester Zoo

We've been busy here at Chester Zoo, but some of our staff have found the time to prepare a little musical number to say a big thank you to all of our supporters. Wishing you a Merry Christmas...


Manchester City vs Liverpool Highlights 2013

Published: February 07, 2013
Length: 15:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: bruno ejsmont


Penguins At Chester Zoo - [HD]

Published: June 23, 2013
Length: 01:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: JEzusan

Visit with friends to see the Humboldt Penguins in their at Chester Zoo during the May Bank Holiday [27/05/13].


The white horse at Rice Lane City Farm

Published: August 06, 2009
Length: 44:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: liverpoolboxingbaby

The horse being led from its pasture to another field. Rice Lane city Farm, Walton, Liverpool Thank you for viewing my video. Please feel free to look at my channel and take a look at any...


Baby face, Dean Martin Style

Published: July 16, 2012
Length: 46:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ron Iveson


Рекламный тур от Офир турс Лондон Шотландия Уэльс

Published: November 27, 2011
Length: 10:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Valery Blindman

27 ноября 2011, гостиница Брук в Честере. Shturman Tours - всегда первый.


Beluga at Helsby

Published: July 16, 2010
Length: 16:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: philquine

A Airbus A300-600ST SATIC Super Transporter 'Beluga' swings around Helsby as it heads for the Broughton Factory, Chester on 16th July 2010.


Trip to Chester Zoo

Published: February 21, 2013
Length: 58:06 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Joe Napper

Day out to Chester Zoo with Jess. All filmed on my Nexus 4, which I'm damn impressed with. Thought I'd play around with a few video editing things too. Apologies for this not being a piano...


3D fly-through of Islands at Chester Zoo - Opens Spring 2015

Published: March 28, 2014
Length: 59:22 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Chester Zoo

In spring 2015 we're opening Islands, a brand new experience at Chester Zoo. Embark on a unique expedition to discover six different Southeast Asian Island habitats. Find out more at http://www.ch...


Chester Zoo fun day out - Fun in the sun with Go Pro

Published: April 15, 2014
Length: 54:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: reiss nelson

Its the UK's number one zoo with over 8000 animals and 400 different species. It's open daily from 10am with free parking. Chester Zoo is a zoological garden at Upton-by-Chester, in Cheshire,...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Chester Zoo

Chester Zoo is a zoological garden at Upton-by-Chester, in Cheshire, England. It was opened in 1931 by George Mottershead and his family, who used as a basis some animals reported to have come from an earlier zoo in Shavington. It is one of the UK's largest zoos at 111 acres . The zoo has a total land holding of approximately 400 acres . Chester Zoo is currently operated by the North of England Zoological Society, a registered charity founded in 1934. The zoo receives no government funding.

Located at 53.2267, -2.88417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Zoos in England, Visitor attractions in Cheshire, Animal charities based in the United Kingdom, Buildings and structures in Chester

Cheshire West and Chester

Cheshire West and Chester is a unitary authority area with borough status, in the ceremonial county of Cheshire. It was established in April 2009 as part of the 2009 structural changes to local government in England, by virtue of an order under the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007. It replaced the boroughs of Ellesmere Port and Neston, Vale Royal and Chester District and its council took over the function of the former Cheshire County Council within its area.

Located at 53.213, -2.902 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cheshire West and Chester, Unitary authorities of England, English unitary authorities created in 2009, Districts of Cheshire, Local government districts of North West England, English district articles with deprecated infobox, Cheshire and Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership

St Oswald's Church, Backford

St Oswald's Church, Backford, is located in the village of Backford, to the northwest of Chester, Cheshire, England, close to the A41 road and adjoining Backford Hall. It is designated by English Heritage as a Grade II* listed building. The church dates from the 14th century with later additions and restorations. It contains one of the few surviving aumbries in Cheshire and a number of memorial boards painted by the Randle Holme family.

Located at 53.2388, -2.9033 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Church of England churches in Cheshire, Grade II* listed churches, Grade II* listed buildings in Cheshire, English Gothic architecture, Gothic Revival architecture in Cheshire, 1870s architecture, Diocese of Chester

Mollington railway station

Mollington railway station was on the Chester and Birkenhead Railway near to the village of Mollington in Cheshire, England. The station opened on 23 September 1840 at the same time as the railway line and closed to passengers on 7 March 1960 due to its remote location and fairly low passenger numbers. It remained open for goods traffic until 4 January 1965, but only as an unstaffed public siding.

Located at 53.2331, -2.91417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Cheshire, Former Birkenhead Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1840, Railway stations closed in 1960

Backford Hall

Backford Hall is a country house in the village of Backford, Cheshire, England. It was built in 1863 on the site of earlier halls, and was designed by John Cunningham. Its style is described as "exuberant Elizabethan, Jacobean and Bohemian Rococo". The authors of the Buildings of England series describe the north front as being "wildly over-egged". The house is constructed in brick with slate roofs.

Located at 53.2405, -2.90311 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Cheshire, Houses completed in 1863, Grade II listed buildings in Cheshire

Chorlton Hall, Backford

For houses with similar names elsewhere in the county see Chorlton Hall, Malpas and Chorlton Old Hall Chorlton Hall is a country house in the parish of Chorlton-by-Backford and stands to the east of the village of Backford, Cheshire, England. The house was built probably in the middle of the 18th century. The original owners were the Stanley family of Hooton. In 1811 it was bought by the historian, George Ormerod, who wrote his History of Cheshire while living in the house.

Located at 53.2392, -2.88914 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Cheshire, 18th-century architecture, 19th-century architecture, Grade II listed buildings in Cheshire

Crabwall Hall

Crabwall Hall is a former country house, later a hotel, in the village of Mollington, Cheshire, England. The present building dates from the 18th century. It replaced an early 17th-century house built for the Gamul family. The house was originally a "modest brick cottage" and it was refaced in the early 19th century. Figueirdo and Treuherz comment that this give it "the appearance of a toy fort". The interior was remodelled in about 1900.

Located at 53.2184, -2.924 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Cheshire, Hotels in Cheshire, 18th-century architecture, 19th-century architecture, Grade II listed buildings in Cheshire

Holy Ascension Church, Upton by Chester

Holy Ascension Church, Upton by Chester, is located in Church Lane, Upton by Chester, Chester, Cheshire, England. It is an active Anglican parish church in the deanery of Chester, the archdeaconry of Chester and the diocese of Chester. The church is designated by English Heritage as a Grade II listed building.

Located at 53.2157, -2.8879 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Church of England churches in Cheshire, Grade II listed buildings in Cheshire, Grade II listed churches, Religious buildings completed in 1967, Diocese of Chester, Gothic Revival architecture in Cheshire, Buildings and structures in Chester

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