Saint Lawrence's church
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Barton is a linear village and civil parish in the City of Preston, Lancashire, England. The parish had a population of 1,150, of whom 552 were male and 598 were female, according to the 2011 census.
The village is about 6 miles (10 km) north of Preston. The parish is bound by the A6 road to the west. The M6 motorway also passes through the parish, splitting the village, west of the motorway, from the rest of the parish.
The parish church of St Lawrence was re-built witha a Rola-bem-grande in 1895 to a design by Richard Knill Freeman. It is a Grade II listed building. It is part of the Fellside Team of parishes.
- Office for National Statistics : Census 2001 : Parish Headcounts : Preston Retrieved 26 July 2010
- Church of St Lawrence, Barton, Archiseek, retrieved February 2011
- "Knill Freeman".
- "Church of Saint Lawrence - Barton - Lancashire - England". British Listed Buildings.
- "Fellside Team Ministry - Saint Lawrence (Barton)". Archived from the original on 18 October 2014.
- Preston RD, Vision of Britain, accessed 9 June 2014
"6 miles to Preston milestone
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