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Patricroft, Salford

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Patricroft, Salford

Patricroft is a district, which along with Peel Green and Barton upon Irwell forms the western end of the town of Eccles, in the City of Salford, Greater Manchester, England. The boundaries between the three areas are today indistinguishable.
Post townMANCHESTER
Administrative CountySalford
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSJ7698
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityGreater Manchester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGreater Manchester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGreater Manchester
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code0161
 

Patricroft, Salford in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Patricroft, town with ry. sta., Eccles par., SE. Lancashire, 5 miles W. of Manchester, pop. 8887; P.O., T.O.; has one of the largest iron foundries in England, also machine works, a cotton mill, and quilting factory, and carries on silk throwing and weaving.

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