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Tockholes, Blackburn with Darwen

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Tockholes, Blackburn with Darwen

Tockholes is a village and civil parish which forms part of the Blackburn with Darwen unitary authority in the North west of England. Tockholes consists of the village of Tockholes itself and the Hamlet of Ryal Fold, and has a population of 454. It lies on the West Pennine Moors and is surrounded by the towns of Blackburn to the North and Darwen to the East and by the villages of Belmont to the south and Withnell to the West.
Post townDARWEN
Administrative CountyBlackburn with Darwen
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD6623
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01254
Population454 (2001)

Tockholes, Blackburn with Darwen in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Tockholes, eccl. dist. and township, Blackburn par., NE. Lancashire, 3 miles SW. of Blackburn - dist., pop. 692; township, 1988 ac., pop. 484.

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