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Osbaldeston, Lancashire

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Osbaldeston, Lancashire

Osbaldeston is a village and civil parish at grid reference SD6432 in Lancashire, England about 8 kilometres northwest of Blackburn and 10 kilometres east of Preston. Osbaldeston is on the A59 road and lies on the south bank of the River Ribble opposite Ribchester. There is no Anglican place of worship but the Roman Catholic Church of St. Mary is at grid reference SD648318 in Longsight Road. The hamlet of Osbaldeston Green lies due north of the village.
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD6431
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire

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

Osbaldeston, township, in par. and 4 miles NW. of Blackburn, NE. Lancashire, 1084 ac., pop. 154.

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