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Cleveley

CLEVELEY, a township in Garstang and Cockerham parishes, Lancashire; 4½ miles NNE of Garstang. Pop., 62.

John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)

Archives and Libraries

Local studies information is held at Lancaster library.

Census

Civil Registration

The Register Office covering the Cleveley area is Lancaster.

Description and Travel

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Gazetteers

Ask for the gazetteer for a calculation of the distance from Cleveley to another place.

Historical Geography

In 1835 Cleveley was a township in the parish of Cockerham.
You can see the administrative areas in which Cleveley has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

Maps

View maps of Cleveley and places within its boundaries.

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SD498507 (Lat/Lon: 53.949953, -2.766406), Cleveley which are provided by:

Probate Records

For probate purposes prior to 1858, Cleveley was in the Archdeaconry of Richmond, in the Diocese of Chester. The original Lancashire wills for the Archdeaconry of Richmond are held at the Lancashire Record Office.

Societies

You can also see Family History Societies covering the nearby area, plotted on a map. This facility is being developed, and is awaiting societies to enter information about the places they cover.