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Helmshore, Lancashire

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Helmshore, Lancashire

Helmshore is a village in the Rossendale Valley, Lancashire, England. It is situated south of Haslingden, broadly between the A56 and the B6235, approximately 16 miles north of Manchester.
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD7821
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01706

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


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

Helmshore, vil. with ry. sta., Whalley par., SE. Lancashire, 1½ mile S. of Haslingden sta.; P.O.; has cotton mills; in vicinity is Helmshore House, seat.

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