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Pilling, Lancashire

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Pilling, Lancashire

Pilling is a village and civil parish within the Wyre borough of Lancashire, England. It is 6.5 miles north-northeast of Poulton-le-Fylde, 9.4 miles south-southwest of Lancaster and 14.5 miles northwest of Preston, in a part of the Fylde known as Over Wyre. The civil parish of Pilling, which includes the localities of Stake Pool, Scronkey and Eagland Hill, has a total resident population of 1,739.
DistrictWyre
Post townPRESTON
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD4048
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
Population1,739 (2001 Census)
 

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

Pelling

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

Pilling, township and vil. with ry. sta., Garstang par., N. Lancashire - township, 6060 ac., pop. 1620; vil., on Lancaster Bay, 7 miles NW. of Garstang by rail; P.O., T.O.

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