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WYERSDALE (Nether), a township in Garstang parish, Lancashire; on the river Wyre, 4 miles NNE of Garstang. It contains Scorton village and Dolphinholme cotton factory; and comprises 3,640 acres. Real property, £3,892. Pop., 667. Houses, 121. The manor belongs to P. Ormrod, Esq. Wyre Side is the seat of H. Garnett, Esq.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
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- Congregational, Dolphinholme
- St Mark, Dolphinholme, Church of England
- St Peter, Snow Hill Lane, Scorton, Church of England
- Wesleyan Methodist, Dolphinholme
- The Square, Scorton, Wesleyan Methodist
- St Mary & St James, Snow Hill, Scorton, Roman Catholic
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In 1835 Nether Wyresdale was a township in the parish of Garstang
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