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Great Harwood, Lancashire

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Great Harwood, Lancashire

Great Harwood is a town in the Hyndburn district of Lancashire, England, 4.5 miles north-east of Blackburn.
DistrictHyndburn
Post townBLACKBURN
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD7332
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01254
Population11,217
 

Other names by which Great Harwood, Lancashire has been known in the past

Harwood ~ Harwood Great

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

Harwood, Great, town and township with ry. sta., in par. and 4 miles NE. of Blackburn, NE. Lancashire, 2863 ac., pop. 6287; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank.

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