Aighton, Bailey and Chaigley
|Aighton, Bailey and Chaigley|
Boer War Memorial at Hurst Green
Aighton, Bailey and Chaigley shown within Lancashire
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AIGHTON, one of three hamlets forming a township in the parish of Mitton, Lancashire. It lies near Hodder river, under Longridge fell, 3½ miles NNW of Whalley r. station, and 5 WSW of Clitheroe. It contains cotton factories, a workhouse, and the Roman Catholic college of Stonyhurst. The other hamlets of the township are Bailey and Chaighley. Acres in the three, 5,780. Real property, £6,726. Pop., 1,500. Houses, 244.
- Office for National Statistics : Census 2001 : Parish Headcounts : Ribble Valley Retrieved 31 July 2010
- Stringer, Phil (2005-02-09). "Aighton". GENUKI. Archived from the original on 29 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-04-17.