DUNNOCKSHAW, a township in Whalley parish, Lancashire; at the source of the river Irwell, 3½ miles SW by S of Burnley. Acres, 350. Pop., 167. Houses, 33.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
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"DUNNOCKSHAW, a township in the parish of Whalley, higher division of the hundred of Blackburn, in the county palatine of Lancaster, 3 miles S.W. of Burnley."
In 1835 Dunnockshaw was a township in the parish of Whalley.
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