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Mawdesley, Lancashire

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Mawdesley, Lancashire

Mawdesley is a village and civil parish of the Borough of Chorley in Lancashire, England. According to the 2001 Census it had a population of 1,787.
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD4914
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01704
Population1,787 (2001)

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

Mawdesley, township, eccl. dist., and vil., Croston par., N. Lancashire - township, 2950 ac., pop. 928; dist., pop. 1208; vil., 6 miles SW. of Chorley; P.O.; in vicinity of vil. is Mawdesley Hall, an ancient mansion.

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