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Darcy Lever, Bolton

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Darcy Lever, Bolton

Darcy Lever is an area of the Metropoliton Borough of Bolton in Greater Manchester, England. Historically part of Lancashire, the area lies on the B6209 (Radcliffe Road), between Bolton and Little Lever. Its history dates to the time of William the Conqueror when it was part of the Salford Hundred given to Roger of Poitou for services rendered at the Battle of Hastings.
Post townBOLTON
Administrative CountyBolton
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD7308
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 Darcy Lever, Bolton has been known in the past

Lever ~ Lever Darcy

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

Lever, Darcy, township and vil. with ry. sta., Bolton Le Moors par., SE. Lancashire, 1 mile E. of Bolton, 499 ac., pop. 1994; P.O.; has chemical works, bleaching works, and collieries.

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