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Borwick, Lancashire

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Borwick, Lancashire

Borwick is a village and civil parish in the City of Lancaster district of Lancashire, England, about 8 miles north of Lancaster, on the Lancaster Canal. It is situated just south of the border with Cumbria. Borwick had until 1960 a station on the former Furness and Midland Joint Railway now Leeds to Morecambe Line. The parish of Borwick had a population of 210 recorded in the 2001 census.
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD5273
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01524
Population210 (2001)

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

Berwick ~ Berewic

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

Borwick, township with ry. sta., Warton par., N. Lancashire, 2 miles E. of Carnforth, 846 ac., pop. 246; P.O.; the vil. is 1 mile E. of the sta. Borwick Hall is in the vicinity.

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