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Scotforth, Lancashire

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Scotforth, Lancashire

Scotforth is a civil parish and a suburb in the south of the city of City of Lancaster in Lancashire, England. It is home to Scotforth St Paul's Church of England Primary School and St Paul's Church. The parish had a population of 239 recorded in the 2001 census. Parts of Lancaster were made up of several villages; Scotforth used to be a separate village. Some of the village's original terraces can still be seen on parts of Hala Road and Scotforth Road.
DistrictLancaster
Post townLANCASTER
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD4859
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01524
Population239 (2001)
 

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

Scozforde

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

Scotforth, township, Lancaster par., Lancashire, forming a S. suburb of Lancaster, 2880 ac., pop. 2263.

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