DUTTON, a township in Ribchester parish, Lancashire; on the river Ribble, 6½ miles N by W of Blackburn. Acres, 1,809. Real property, £1,749. Pop., 312. Houses, 59.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
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"DUTTON, a township in the parish of Ribchester, lower division of the hundred of Blackburn, in the county palatine of Lancaster, 4 miles N.W. of the Longridge station on the Fleetwood and Preston railway, and 7 N.W. of Blackburn, its post town. It is situated on the river Ribble. John and James Fenton, Esqs., are lords of the manor. Dutton Hall is half a mile from the village."
In 1835 Dutton was a township in the parish of Ribchester.
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