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Fallowfield, Manchester

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Fallowfield, Manchester

Fallowfield is a suburban locality in the city of Manchester, England. Historically part of Lancashire, it lies roughly 3 miles south of Manchester city centre and is bisected north–south by Wilmslow Road and east–west by Moseley Road and Wilbraham Road. The former Fallowfield Loop railway line, now a cycle path, follows a route nearly parallel with the east–west main road. The area has a very large student population.
Administrative CountyManchester
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSJ8593
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
Population14,132 (2001 census)

Fallowfield, Manchester in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Fallowfield, eccl. dist. and vil., Manchester par., SE. Lancashire, --dist., pop. 2237; vil., 3 m. S. of Manchester; P.O.

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