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Place name County Entry Source CLITHEROE Lancashire Pendleton, Wiswall, Whalley, and Little Mitton, all in the parish of Whalley. Direct taxes in 1857, £4, 987. Electors Imperial ECCLES Lancashire Pendleton and Pendlebury, in the district of Salford, and the townships of Barton-upon-Irwell, Clifton, and Worsley in the district Imperial Irwell Park Lancashire Irwell Park , seat, near Pendleton, Lancashire. Bartholomew LONDON London
Pendleton, the turncoat vicar of Bray, as rector. St. Swithin's-London-Stone stands in Cannon-street, opposite the new City Imperial MAGHERACLOONY Monaghan Pendleton, Esq.; and Coolderry, of G. Forster, Esq. The living is a vicarage, in the diocese of Clogher, and in the patronage Lewis:Ireland MANCHESTER Lancashire
Pendleton.- The Free Trade hall stands in Peter-street, on the scene of the monster-meeting of 1819; was built Imperial OLDFIELD ROAD Lancashire Lancashire; on the Manchester and Bolton railway, within Salford borough, midway between the Manchester Victoria station and the Pendleton station. Imperial Pendleton Lancashire Pendleton , township and vil., Whalley par., NE. Lancashire-township, 2826 ac., pop. 1312; vil., under Pendle Hill, 24. miles SE. of Clitheroe Bartholomew Pendleton Lancashire Pendleton .-- township and ry. sta., Eccles par., SE. Lancashire, wholly within the bor. of Salford, 2254 ac., pop. 40,246; 2 Banks Bartholomew PENDLETON Lancashire PENDLETON , a suburban town, a township, a chapelry, and a sub-district, in Salford district, Lancashire. The town is suburban Imperial PENDLETON Lancashire PENDLETON , a township in Whalley parish, Lancashire; under Pendle hill, 2½ miles S S E of Clitheroe r.station. Acres Imperial SABDEN Lancashire Pendleton township, Whalley parish, Lancashire; under Spence-moor, 3¾ miles E N E of Whalley r. station, and 5¼ N W of Burnley Imperial SALFORD Lancashire Pendleton, comprising the townships of Pendleton and Pendlebury. Acres, 4, 830. Poorrates in 1863, £53, 933. Pop. in 1851, 87, 523; in 1861, 105, 335. Houses Imperial
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