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Castleton, Rochdale

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Castleton, Rochdale

Castleton is an area of Rochdale and an electoral ward of the wider Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale, in Greater Manchester, England. It is 1.2 miles south-southwest of Rochdale town centre and 8 miles north-northeast of the city of Manchester. Historically a part of Lancashire, Castleton's early history is marked by its status as a township within the ancient parish of Rochdale.
Administrative CountyRochdale
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD8810
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityGreater Manchester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGreater Manchester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGreater Manchester
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01706
Population9,715 (2001 Census)

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