Britannia, Lancashire

Britannia is a suburb of Bacup in the Rossendale borough of Lancashire, England. It lies on the course of two major roads and has a school and a nature reserve.[1] Rochdale is to the south. Inchfield Moor in West Yorkshire is to the east.

Britannia railway station was on the former Rochdale to Bacup Line. Britannia Quarries was a source of employment.

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Britannia is located in the Borough of Rossendale
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Location within Rossendale
Britannia is located in Lancashire
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Location within Lancashire
OS grid referenceSD885215
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBACUP
Postcode districtOL13
Dialling code01706
PoliceLancashire
FireLancashire
AmbulanceNorth West
EU ParliamentNorth West England
UK Parliament

References

  1. ^ [1]

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A roads in Zone 6 of the Great Britain numbering scheme

List of A roads in zone 6 in Great Britain starting east of the A6 and A7 roads and west of the A1 (road beginning with 6).

Bacup railway station

Bacup railway station served the town of Bacup in Rossendale, Lancashire, England, from 1852 until closure in 1966 and was the terminus of two lines one from Rawtenstall and the other from Rochdale.

Britannia railway station

Britannia railway station served Britannia near Bacup in Rossendale, Lancashire, England, from 1881 until closure in 1917. The station was just to the west of the summit of the line, which was also the highest point on the entire Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway (LYR) system.

Geography of the Borough of Rossendale
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