Entwistle, Lancashire

Historical Description

Entwistle, a township in Bolton-le-Moors parish, Lancashire, with a station on the Bolton and Blackburn railway, 6 ¼ miles N of Bolton. It has a post and money order office of the name of Entwistle Road (T.S.O.) under Rochdale; telegraph office, Rochdale. Acreage, 1668 ; population, 287. There are some calico printworks here.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Lancashire
Civil parish Bolton
Hundred Salford
Poor Law union Bolton

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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