Howgill  West Riding


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

HOWGILL, a hamlet in Rimmington township, Gisburn parish, W. R. Yorkshire; on a branch of the river Ribble, near the boundary with Lancashire, 5½ miles NE of Clitheroe. Howgill House is the seat of the Wilkinsons.

Additional information about this locality is available for Rimington

Howgill through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Howgill, in Ribble Valley and West Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 03rd December 2021

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