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Carleton, Lancashire

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Carleton, Lancashire

Carleton is a village on the coastal plain of the Fylde in Lancashire, England. It consists of Great Carleton, Little Carleton and Norcross and is situated close to the market town of Poulton-le-Fylde. Nearby settlements include Thornton, Bispham and Blackpool. Historically, Carleton was in the parish of Poulton-le-Fylde and is still considered part of Poulton-le-Fylde by some.
DistrictWyre
Post townPOULTON-LE-FYLDE
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD3339
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01253
 

Other names by which Carleton, Lancashire has been known in the past

Carleton Great and Little

Carleton, Lancashire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Carleton, township, Poulton-le-Fylde par., N. Lancashire, 1 mile SW. of Poulton 2012 ac., pop. 1377.

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