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LONGWORTH, a township in Bolton-le-Moors parish, Lancashire; 5 miles N by W of Bolton. Acres, 1,590. Real property, £1,145. Pop., 154. Houses, 23. A cotton-mill is here.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
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"LONGWORTH, a township in the parish of Bolton-le-Moors, hundred of Salford, county palatine of Lancaster, 5 miles N.W. of Bolton."
In 1835 Longworth was a township in the parish of Bolton.
Information about boundaries and administrative areas is available from A Vision of Britain through time.
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administrative areas in which Longworth has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
A description of Longworth in the 19th century.
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You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SD686171 (Lat/Lon: 53.649726, -2.477256), Longworth which are provided by:
For probate purposes prior to 1858, Longworth 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.
Turton Local History Society
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