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Pendleton, Lancashire

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Pendleton, Lancashire

Pendleton is a small village and civil parish in Ribble Valley, within the county of Lancashire, England. It is close to the towns of Whalley and Clitheroe. The village used to be a secluded village two miles from the A59, Liverpool to York main road, on the north west side of Pendle Hill at the bottom of the Nick o' Pendle. The village is now within easy access of the re-routed A59 Clitheroe By-Pass.
DistrictRibble Valley
Post townCLITHEROE
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD7539
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01200
 

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

Peniltune

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

Pendleton, township and vil., Whalley par., NE. Lancashire-township, 2826 ac., pop. 1312; vil., under Pendle Hill, 24. miles SE. of Clitheroe; P.O.

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