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Earby, Lancashire

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Earby, Lancashire

Earby is a small town and civil parish within the Borough of Pendle in Lancashire, England. It is 5 miles north of Colne, 7 miles south-west of Skipton, and 11 miles north-east of Burnley. The parish had a population of 4,348 recorded in the 2001 census, Historically part of the West Riding of Yorkshire, from 1909 to 1974, Earby formed an urban district.
DistrictPendle
Post townBARNOLDSWICK
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSD9046
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01282
Population4,348 (2001)
 

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

Alia Eurebi ~ Eurebi

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

Earby, hamlet with ry. sta., Thornton in Craven par., N.div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 6 m. SW. of Skipton; P.O.

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