Gale  Lancashire


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

GALE, a village in Sharples township, Bolton-le-Moors parish, Lancashire; 2 miles N of Bolton.

Additional information about this locality is available for Sharples

Gale through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 29th May 2022

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