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Click on map to view parish boundaries in detail.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
Local studies information is held at Clitheroe library.
Details about the census records, and indexes for Wilpshire.
You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Wilpshire area or see them printed on a map.
The Register Office covering the Wilpshire area is Blackburn.
Ask for the gazetteer for a calculation of the distance from Wilpshire to another place.
In 1835 Wilpshire was a township in the parish of Blackburn.
You can see the administrative areas in which Wilpshire 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 Wilpshire to another place.
View maps of Wilpshire and places within its boundaries.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SD687324 (Lat/Lon: 53.786970, -2.476561), Wilpshire which are provided by:
For probate purposes prior to 1858, Wilpshire was in the Archdeaconry of Chester, in the Diocese of Chester. The original Lancashire wills for the Archdeaconry of Chester are held at the Lancashire Record Office.
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.