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Hurst Green, Lancashire

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Hurst Green, Lancashire

Hurst Green is a small village in the Ribble Valley district of Lancashire, England, connected in its history to the Jesuit school, Stonyhurst College. The village is 5 miles from Longridge and 4 miles from Clitheroe, and is close to the River Ribble, near its junction with the River Hodder.
DistrictRibble Valley
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD6838
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01254

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


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

Hurst Green, eccl. dist. and vil., Mittonn par., NE. Lancashire - dist., pop. 1663; vil., 6½ miles N. of Blackburn; P.O., called Hurstgreen.

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