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Higham, Lancashire

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Higham, Lancashire

Higham is a village in the Borough of Pendle in Lancashire, England, south of Pendle Hill. The civil parish is named "Higham with West Close Booth". The village is 2 miles north-east of Padiham and about 4 miles south west of Nelson along the A6068 road. At the 2001 census Higham had a population of 808 in 338 dwellings.
DistrictPendle
Post townBURNLEY
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD8036
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01282
Population808
 

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

Higham Booth With West Close Booth ~ Higham With West Close Booth

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

Higham, hamlet, Whalley par., NE. Lancashire, 3 miles NW. of Burnley. See HIGHAM WITH WEST CLOSE BOOTH.

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