West Close  Lancashire


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

WEST CLOSE-BOOTH, a hamlet in Whalley parish, Lancashire; 3 miles NW of Burnley.

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West Close through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 15th June 2024

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