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Halsall, Lancashire

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Halsall, Lancashire

Halsall is a village and civil parish in West Lancashire, England, located close to Ormskirk on the A5147 and Leeds and Liverpool Canal. The parish has a population of 1,921 and covers an area of 28.31 square kilometres. The church and much of the village stand on a rocky ridge, in marked contrast to the low-lying flat peat mossland between the ridge and the sand of Ainsdale and Birkdale. In Halsall there is one church dedicated to St.
DistrictWest Lancashire
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD3610
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01704

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

Heleshale ~ Herleshala

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

Halsall, par. and township, SE. Lancashire, 3 miles NW. of Ormskirk -- par., 16,679 ac., pop. 5418; township, 6995 ac., pop. 1368; P.O.

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