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THORNTON, a township in Sephton parish, Lancashire; 6¾ miles N of Liverpool. Acres, 773. Real property, £2,401. Pop., 291. Houses, 55.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
The Register Office covering the Thornton area is Sefton South
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