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Goosnargh, Lancashire

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Goosnargh, Lancashire

Goosnargh is a village and civil parish in the City of Preston district of Lancashire, England. The village lies between Broughton and Longridge, and mostly lies in the civil parish of Whittingham, although the ancient centre lies in the civil parish of Goosnargh. The parish of Goosnargh had a population of 1,204 recorded in the 2001 census.
Post townPRESTON
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD5536
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01772
Population1,204 (2001)

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

Goosnargh With Newsham ~ Gusansarghe

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

Goosnargh with Newsham, township, Kirkham par., N. Lancashire, 6½ miles N. of Preston, 8673 ac., pop. 1197; P.O., called Goosnargh.

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