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Mellor, Lancashire

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Mellor, Lancashire

Mellor is a village situated in the Borough of Ribble Valley in Lancashire, England. It is reasonably large in size for a village, with two churches, one Church of England Parish Church (St Mary's) and one Methodist, as well as a primary school, three public houses and a hotel. In addition to this there is a post office and general store, several shops, a pharmacy and a private hire company.
DistrictRibble Valley
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD6530
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01254

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

Mellor, eccl. dist. and township, Blackburn par., NE. Lancashire, 2½ miles NW. of Blackburn - dist., pop. 1336; township, 1744 ac., pop. 1096; P.O., T.O., at Mellor Brook; Mellor Moor has traces of a Roman camp.

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