Larbreck with Little Eccleston


ECCLESTON (Little), with Larbreck, a township in Kirkham parish, Lancashire; adjacent to Great Eccleston, 6 miles NE by N of Kirkham. Acres, 1, 198; of which 90 are water. Real property, £1,959. Pop., 209. Houses, 41.

John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)


Archives & Libraries

Local studies information is held at Garstang library.


Civil Registration

The Register Office covering the Larbreck with Little Eccleston area is Blackpool & Fylde.


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The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland - 1868

"LARBRICK, a hamlet in the parish of Kirkham, hundred of Amounderness, county Lancaster, 5 miles N. of Kirkham, and 4 N.E. of Poulton. The hamlet, which is considerable, is situated on the river Wyre, and is in conjunction with Little Ecclestone. There is a chalybeate spring.

LITTLE ECCLESTON, a township, with Larbrick, in the parish of Kirkham, hundred of Amounderness, county palatine of Lancaster. It is included in the ecclesiastical district of Great Eccleston, as above. This township is agricultural.


Historical Geography

In 1835 Larbreck with Little Eccleston was a township in the parish of Kirkham.

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Probate Records

For probate purposes prior to 1858, Larbreck with Little Eccleston was in the Archdeaconry of Richmond, in the Diocese of Chester. The original Lancashire wills for the Archdeaconry of Richmond are held at the Lancashire Record Office.



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