Howick  Lancashire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Howick like this:

HOWICK, a township in Penwortham parish, Lancashire; near the river Ribble, 2½ miles SW of Preston. Acres, 879; of which 130 are water. Real property, £1, 210. Pop., 93. Houses, 19. Howick Hall, a neat edifice, embosomed in wood, is the seat of T. Norris, Esq.

Howick through time

Howick is now part of South Ribble district. Click here for graphs and data of how South Ribble has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Howick itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Howick, in South Ribble and Lancashire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 27th January 2022

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