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BOOTHS (Higher), a township in Whalley parish, Lancashire; on the Manchester and Accrington railway, near the Baxenden station, 5 miles SSW of Burnley. Acres, 2,000. Real property, £21,097; of which £6,189 are in mines. Pop., 5,131. Houses, 968. The inhabitants are chiefly employed in cotton factories and in collieries.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
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- Burnley Road, Crawshawbooth, Baptist
- St John the Evangelist, Burnley Road, Crawshawbooth, Church of England
- Sunnyside, Lord St, Crawshawbooth, Primitive Methodist
- Providence, Burnley Road, Love Clough, United Methodist Free Church
- Rakefoot, Crawshawbooth, Wesleyan Methodist
- Co-operation St, Crawshawbooth, Society of Friends
- St Thomas More, Adelaide St, Crawshawbooth, Roman Catholic
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