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Twiston, Lancashire

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Twiston, Lancashire

Twiston is a village and a civil parish in the Ribble Valley District, in the English county of Lancashire. It is near the town of Clitheroe and the village of Downham.
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD8143
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire

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

Twiston, township, Whalley par., NE. Lancashire, 4½ miles E. of Clitheroe, 865 ac., pop. 128.

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