Anglezark, a township in Rivington parish, Lancashire, 3 miles E of Chorley station on the L. & Y.R. It is situated on the Moors, which abound in grouse. Acreage, 2793; population, 92. There are large stone quarries and a cotton mill; and lead ore, witherite, and carbonate of barytes are found. There are several small charities. Post town, Chorley, which is the money order and telegraph office.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Poor Law union||Chorley|
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