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Greenhalgh, Lancashire

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Greenhalgh, Lancashire

Post townPRESTON
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD4035
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01995
Population462 (2001)

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

Greenalgh ~ Greenalgh With Thistleton ~ Greenhalgh With Thistleton ~ Grenehaugh ~ Greneholf

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

Greenalgh with Thistleton, township, in par. and 3 miles NW. of Kirkham, N. Lancashire, 1897 ac., pop. 380; has ruins of Greenalgh Castle, which was garrisoned for Charles I. by Lord Derby (1643).

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