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Springhead, Oldham

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Springhead, Oldham

Springhead is a suburban area of Saddleworth, a civil parish of the Metropolitan Borough of Oldham, in Greater Manchester, England. Situated along the eastern edge of the Greater Manchester Urban Area, Springhead is contiguous with the village of Lees, the Oldham districts of Greenacres and Waterhead, and Austerlands and Grotton areas of Saddleworth. Springhead once formed its own urban district, within the West Riding of Yorkshire, and was the birthplace of prominent suffragette, Annie Kenney.
Post townOLDHAM
Administrative CountyOldham
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD9504
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 code0161

Springhead, Oldham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Springhead, vil., Saddleworth township, Rochdale par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire.

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