Runcorn is a town in Cheshire, England. It is located within the Borough of Halton. In 2010 about 61,000 people lived there. It is on the southern bank of the River Mersey.
Halton Castle is the main landmark of the town. The Norton Priory is an important historical site in the town.
Coordinates: 53°19′41″N 2°42′43″W / 53.328°N 2.712°W / 53.328; -2.712