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Grindleton, Lancashire

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Grindleton, Lancashire

Grindleton is a village and civil parish in the Ribble Valley, in the English county of Lancashire, formerly the West Riding of Yorkshire. Its 3700 acres sit within the Forest of Bowland.
DistrictRibble Valley
Post townCLITHEROE
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSD7545
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
Population723 (2001 Census)
 

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

Gretlintone

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

Grindleton, township and vil., Mitton par., N. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 3 miles NE. of Clitheroe, 3777 ac., pop. 623; P.O.

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