ULNES-WALTON, a township in Croston parish, Lancashire; 5½ miles W by N of Chorley. Acres, 2,087. Real property, £3,774. Pop., 488. Houses, 91. Traces of a monastic house are at Gradwells. Fruit is extensively grown for the market.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
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"ULNES-WALTON, a township in the parish of Croston, hundred of Leyland, county Lancaster, 5½ miles N.W. of Chorley, and 1 mile from Cocker-Bar station on the East Lancashire line of railway. The village is situated near the river Lostock. At a farm in the neighbourhood are traces of a religious house."
In 1835 Ulnes Walton was a township in the parish of Croston.
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