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Dinckley, Lancashire

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Dinckley, Lancashire

Dinckley is a small village and civil parish located in the Ribble Valley, in Lancashire, England. It is situated on the south side of the River Ribble, 6 miles north of Blackburn. The northern boundary of the parish is formed by the River Ribble, and the eastern boundary by Park Brook and Dinckley Brook. The parish is part of the Langho ward, which is represented on Ribble Valley Borough Council by two councillors, both from the Conservative Party.
DistrictRibble Valley
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD6835
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01254
Population83 (2001 Census)

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


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

Dinckley, township, Blackburn par., NE. Lancashire, 5¼ miles N. of Blackburn, 608 ac., pop. 123.

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