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John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
Local studies information is held at Preston library.
Details about the census records, and indexes for Ribbleton.
You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Ribbleton area or see them printed on a map.
The Register Office covering the Ribbleton area is Preston and South Ribble
Ask for the gazetteer for a calculation of the distance from Ribbleton to another place.
In 1835 Ribbleton was a township in the parish of Preston.
You can see the administrative areas in which Ribbleton has been placed at times in the past.
Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
Ask for a calculation of the distance from Ribbleton to another place.
View maps of Ribbleton and places within its boundaries.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SD561306 (Lat/Lon: 53.769880, -2.667537), Ribbleton which are provided by:
For probate purposes prior to 1858, Ribbleton 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.
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Family History Societies covering the nearby area, plotted on a map.
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societies to enter information about the places they cover.