Barley with Wheatley Booth
"BARLEY-WITH-WHITLEY-BOOTH, a township in Whalley parish, Lancashire; 4½ miles W of Colne. Acres, 2,370. Real property, £2,233. Pop., 485. There are two cotton-mills and a Wesleyan chapel."
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
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"WHEATLEY BOOTH, a township in the parish of Whalley, county Lancaster, 5 miles E. of Clitheroe. It is situated under Pendle Hill, and includes the hamlet of Barley."
"PENDLE HILL, a limestone ridge in the parish of Whalley, county Lancaster, 3 miles N.E. of Clitheroe, and 20 S.E. of Lancaster. It attains an altitude of 1,803 feet, and is crowned on the top by Malkin Tower, from which a view is obtained as far as the Isle of Man to the W., and the hills of Yorkshire to the E. Its slopes were anciently covered with forest, but are now a bleak moorland."
"WHITLEY-BOOTHS, a township in the parish of Whalley, higher division of Blackburn hundred, county Lancaster, 4 miles N.W. of Colne."
"BARLEY, a township in the parish of Whalley, and hundred of Blackburn, in the county palatine of Lancashire, 5 miles to the W. of Colne."
In 1835 Barley with Wheatley Booth was a township in the parish of Whalley.
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