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Chipping, Lancashire

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Chipping, Lancashire

Chipping is a village and civil parish of the borough of Ribble Valley, Lancashire, England, within the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. In the 2001 census, the parish had a population of 1,046. A well kept secret to many, this picturesque Lancashire village has won a number of best kept village competitions over the years.
DistrictRibble Valley
Post townPRESTON
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD6243
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01995
Population1,046 (2001 census)

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


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

Chipping.-- par. and township, N. Lancashire, 7 miles SE. of Garstang -- par., 8855 ac., pop. 1336; township, 5634 ac., pop. 987; P.O.

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