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Preesall, Lancashire

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Preesall, Lancashire

Preesall is a small town and civil parish in Lancashire, England. The parish (until 1910 known as Preesall with Hackensall) covers the eastern bank of the estuary of the River Wyre, including Knott End-on-Sea, Pilling Lane and the village of Preesall itself. The parish of Preesall had a population of 5,314 recorded in the 2001 census.
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD3647
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Population5,314 (2001 Census)

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

Preesall With Hackensall ~ Preesall With Hackinsall ~ Pressouede

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

Preesall with Hackinsall, township, Lancaster par., N. Lancashire, on river Wyre, opposite Fleetwood, 3393 ac. (431 water) and 4819 foreshore, pop. 848; contains Preesall, vil., 2½ miles SE. of Fleetwood; P.O.

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