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Preston, Lancashire: Preston is a city and the administrative centre of Lancashire, England, located on the north bank of the River Ribble. It is an urban settlement and unparished area that when combined with surrounding rural civil parishes forms the City of Preston local government district of Lancashire. The whole district obtained city status in 2002, becoming England's 50th city in the 50th year of Queen Elizabeth II's reign. The settlement, or unparished area, of Preston has a population of 114,300, the whole City of Preston district has a population of 132,000 and the Preston built-up area has a population of 313,322.
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Containing the Names, in Alphabetical Order... by William Cobbett
York Preston, Dorset Preston, Hertford Preston-Brissett, Bucks Preston- Candover, Hants Preston, Rutland Preston, Suffolk Preston, Lancashire Prestwick, Lancashire Prestwood, Stafford Prastwould, Leicester Priddy, Somerset Priest popple, ...
Comprising the Several Counties, Cities, Boroughs, Corporate and Market Towns, Parishes, Chapelries, and Townships, with Historical and Statistical Descriptions : Illustrated by Maps of the Different Counties ; and a Map of Wales, Shewing the Principal Towns, Roads, Railways, Navigable Rivers, and Canals ; and Embellished with Engravings of the Arms of the Cities, Bishopricks, Corporate Towns, and Boroughs ; and of the Seals of the Several Municipal Corporations ; with an Appendix Describing the Electoral Boundaries of the Several Boroughs, as Defined by the Late Act by Samuel Lewis
Preston, Lancashire Allan, John, Esq., Blackwell, near Darlington Allen , ...
Workhouse Encyclopedia (2012)
by Peter Higginbotham
LAN Lancashire Record Office, Bow Lane, Preston, Lancashire , ...
by Aaron Brenner, Benjamin Day, Immanuel Ness
Still, immigrant mule spinners donated tothe 1853–54 Preston, Lancashire, strike fund, thus maintaining transatlantic ties and hoping some day to create throughout New England spinners' unions that were strong enoughto counter ...
by Richard Aldrich, Peter Gordon
Born Preston, Lancashire, son of a stockbroker. Educated Preston Grammar School and Corpus Christi College, Oxford, with first class in classical moderations and second in literae humaniores, 1926. Assistant lecturer in Latin, Manchester ...
Comprising the Several Counties, Cities, Boroughs, Corporate and Market Towns, Parishes, Chapelries, and Townships, and the Islands of Guernsey, Jersey, and Man, with Historical and Statistical Descriptions; Illustrated by Maps of the Different Counties and Islands, a Map of England, Showing the Principal Towns, Roads, Railways, Navigable Rivers, and Canals; and a Plan of London and Its Environs, and Embellished with Engravings of the Arms of the Cities, Bishopricks, Universities, Colleges, Corporate Towns, and Boroughs; and of the Seals of the Several Municipal Corporations by Samuel Lewis
Preston, Lancashire Allen, Captain, #. N., Devonport "Allen, Francis, Esq., Hereford Allen, George, Esq., Broxbourne, Herts. Allen, Mr. George , jun., Manchester Allen, H., Esq., Crane-hall, Ipswich, Suffolk Allen, J. W., Esq., ...
Johnson's Dictionary of the English Language in miniature ... By the Rev. Joseph Hamilton. A new edition (1809)
by Samuel Johnson, Rev. Joseph HAMILTON (M.A.)
15o Preston, Lancashire, Wed. Fri. Sat...... .214 Pulhely, Carnarvonshire, Wednesday....244 soueenborough, Kent, Mond.
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- Timeless Preston, Lancashire, UK
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- No1, Fishergate. Preston, Lancashire.
Squares pub, on a road called Fishergate, in Preston, Lancashire. UK.
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- Tulketh Mill, Preston, Lancashire
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- Dave Gorman, St Walburge's RC Church, Preston, Lancashire
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