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Great Lever, Bolton

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Great Lever, Bolton

Great Lever is mainly a residential suburb of Bolton in Greater Manchester, England. Historically within Lancashire, it is about 2+⁄2 miles south of Bolton town centre and the same distance north of Farnworth. Great Lever has many shops and services serving the local community including a post office, butcher's, chemist and a GP surgery. The district has several nursing homes and is served by frequent bus routes running to Bolton town centre, Farnworth and the Royal Bolton Hospital.
Post townBOLTON
Administrative CountyBolton
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD7207
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityGreater Manchester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGreater Manchester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGreater Manchester
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01204

Other names by which Great Lever, Bolton has been known in the past

Lever ~ Lever Great

Great Lever, Bolton in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Lever, Great, township, Middleton par., SE. Lancashire, 1½ mile SE. of Bolton, 1867 ac., pop. 3673.

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