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Levenshulme, Manchester

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Levenshulme, Manchester

Levenshulme is an area of Manchester in North West England bordering Fallowfield, Longsight, Gorton, Burnage, Heaton Chapel and Reddish, approximately halfway between Stockport and Manchester city centre 4 miles away on the A6. Levenshulme is is predominantly residential with a predominance of fast food shops, public houses and antique stores. It has a multi-cultural and multi-ethnic population of 12,691. The Manchester to London railway line passes through Levenshulme railway station.
Administrative CountyManchester
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSJ8794
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 22x
Population12,691 (2001 Census)

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

Levenshulme, township with ry. sta., Manchester par., SE. Lancashire, 3 miles SE. of Manchester, 606 ac., pop. 3557; P.O., T.O.; is a local government district, and shares in the industries of Manchester.

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