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Kelbrook, Lancashire

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Kelbrook, Lancashire

Kelbrook is a village in the Borough of Pendle, in Lancashire, England. It lies on the A56 road between Colne and Earby. It has a population of 1,026. Historically a part of the now divided old parish of Thornton-in-Craven in the West Riding of Yorkshire, Kelbrook was administered as part of Skipton Rural District, until boundary changes in 1974. Kelbrook lies in West Craven, so keeping cultural links with Yorkshire and Craven. The main A56 road runs through the village.
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSD9044
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01282
Population1,026 (2001)

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

Kelbrook, eccl. dist., Thornton in Craven par., N. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 7 m. SW. of Skipton, pop. 842.

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