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Paythorne, Lancashire

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Paythorne, Lancashire

Paythorne is a small village and civil parish in Ribble Valley, Lancashire, England. It is situated alongside the River Ribble, north-east of Clitheroe, and on the boundary with North Yorkshire. Other parishes adjacent to Paythorne are Halton West, Nappa, Newsholme, Horton, Gisburn, Sawley, Bolton-by-Bowland and Gisburn Forest (all in Lancashire). The nearest town is Barnoldswick, situated 7 kilometres south-east of the village.
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSD8351
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Population95 (2001 Census)

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

Paythorne, township, Gisburn par., N. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, on river Kibble, 8 miles S. of Settle, 2634 ac. (26 water), pop. 100.

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