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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.
DistrictRossendale
Post townROSSENDALE
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD7821
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
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

Musbury

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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