Linnyshaw

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Coordinates: 53°31′40″N 2°23′02″W / 53.5277°N 2.3839°W / 53.5277; -2.3839

Linnyshaw
Linnyshaw is located in Greater Manchester
Linnyshaw
Linnyshaw
 Linnyshaw shown within Greater Manchester
OS grid reference SD745035
Metropolitan borough Salford
Metropolitan county Greater Manchester
Region North West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town MANCHESTER
Postcode district M28
Dialling code 0161
Police Greater Manchester
Fire Greater Manchester
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament Worsley
List of places
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Linnyshaw is an area of Walkden, a town in the City of Salford district of Greater Manchester, England. Historically within Lancashire, it lies in the northeast of Walkden, immediately south of junction 2 of the M61 motorway. The area is predominantly moss and there is a very small population. Linnyshaw lies entirely within the Walkden North council ward and within the Worsley parliamentary constituency. It is bordered by Kearsley to the north and Wardley to the East.

Between 1865 and 1921 Linnyshaw Colliery was operated by the Bridgewater Trustees.

Shops and businesses[edit]

There are two convenience stores and a beauty salon. there is a car wash, a paint store and a furniture warehouse. There is a bakery and a couple of hairdressers. A new housing development is under construction;there is also a garden centre.