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Farington, Lancashire

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Farington, Lancashire

Farington is a small village and civil parish in the South Ribble local government district of Lancashire, England.
DistrictSouth Ribble
Post townLEYLAND
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD5423
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01772
Population6,088 (2001 census)
 

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

Farrington

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

Farington, township and ry. sta., Ormskirk par., N. Lancashire, on river Lostock, 4 miles S. of Preston, 1860 ac., pop. 2017; P.O.; contains the seats of Farinton House and Farington Lodge.

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