History Archives of
Upton-by-Chester & district
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This site is researched and compiled by Upton-by-Chester Local History Group It aims to provide both definitive historical records & nostalgia. Queries can be sent to uptonhistory@hotmail.com. A 300 page book - 'Upton-by-Chester a people's history' also available

In former times a country village first recorded in the Domesday Book but with rapid expansion since Victorian times is now part of the City Of Chester - suburbia with 8000 inhabitants but with its own identity and community. This site covers a wider area than 'strictly Upton Parish boundary' taking in parts of Newton and villages to the north.

Site last updated 15 April 2013 contact us uptonhistory@hotmail.com