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Gressingham, Lancashire

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Gressingham, Lancashire

Gressingham is a small village and civil parish in the City of Lancaster in the English county of Lancashire. It is north of the River Lune and across the river from Hornby. In the 2001 census, it had a population of 153. St John the Evangelist's Church was originally built in the 12th century and is a Grade I listed building. It was partly rebuilt in 1734, and restored by Edward Paley in 1862.
DistrictLancaster
Post townLANCASTER
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD5769
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01524
Population153 (2001)
 

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

Ghersinctune

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

Gressingham, township, Lancaster par., in co. and 8 miles NE. of Lancaster, 2015 ac., pop. 152.

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