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Leck, Lancashire

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Leck, Lancashire

Leck is a civil parish in the English county of Lancashire. The parish of Leck had a population of 189 recorded in the 2001 census, It is on the River Leck close to the main A65, 2 miles south east of the Cumbrian town of Kirkby Lonsdale. Administratively it forms part of the City of Lancaster, Lancaster itself being 18 miles away. The Church of St Peter was built in 1878-79 and burnt down in 1913, but was accurately re-built in 1915.
DistrictLancaster
Post townCARNFORTH
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD6476
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
Population189 (2001)
 

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

Leck, township, Tunstall par., N. Lancashire, on Leck stream (affluent of the Lune), 2½ miles SE. of Kirkby Lonsdale, 4636 ac., pop. 271.

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