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Howick Cross, Lancashire

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Howick Cross, Lancashire

Howick Cross is a small hamlet in Lancashire, England. The hamlet is predominantly made up of a small community, a primary school, various farms and an electrical substation. It is located near the village of Hutton. The name Howick, although not shown on the Ordnance Survey map, is sometimes used, as in the names of Howick C E School, the Hutton and Howick Women's Institute (the oldest in Lancashire, founded by suffragette Edith Rigby) and the former railway station.
DistrictSouth Ribble
Post townPRESTON
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD5027
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01772
Population354 (2001 Census)

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