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Trawden, Lancashire

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Trawden, Lancashire

Trawden is a medium sized village in the Trawden Forest parish of Pendle, at the foot of Boulsworth Hill, in Lancashire, England. Agriculture was the main industry of the village and surrounding area, although it did have several mills, most of which have now been demolished for, or converted to, housing.
DistrictPendle
Post townCOLNE
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD9138
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01282
 

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

Trawden Forest

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

Trawden, township, Whalley par. NE. Lancashire, 2 miles SE. of Colne, 6808 ac., pop. 2164; P.O., called Trawden Forest; Trawden is a local government dist.

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