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Haughton Green, Tameside

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Haughton Green, Tameside

Haughton Green is a large village in Tameside, Greater Manchester, England. It formed part of the ancient township of "Haughton", Lancashire, along with Haughton Dale, Higher Haughton, Lower Haughton, Haughton Hall and Haughton itself. Originally, farming was the main occupation but the discovery of rich deposits of coal brought mining to the area.
Administrative CountyTameside
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSJ9393
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
PopulationAround 9,000

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