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Burnden, Bolton

Burnden is a district in the town of Bolton in Greater Manchester, England. It is located about 1 mile southeast of Bolton town centre and the same distance north of Great Lever. Historically a part of Lancashire, Burnden derives its name from two Old English words. The first part "burn" means a stream or a brook and is more popularly used in the Scottish Lowlands. The second part "dene" or "denu" means a valley. Combined together they mean a brook flowing through a valley.
Post townBolton
Administrative CountyBolton
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD7307
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

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