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Langho, Lancashire

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Langho, Lancashire

Langho is a small rural village 5 miles north of Blackburn in the Ribble Valley, Lancashire, England. It is part of the parish of Billington and Langho. The village is linked with Blackburn and Clitheroe by the A666 road and is served by Langho railway station on the Ribble Valley Line. To the north, separated from the main village by the A59 road, is the original village of Old Langho. Further north there is Brockhall Village, a gated community developed in the 1990s on the site of a hospital.
DistrictRibble Valley
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD7034
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01254

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

Langho, eccl. dist. and vil. with ry. sta., Blackburn par., Lancashire, 5 m. NE. of Blackburn by rail pop. 1412.

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