Irwell Vale

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Irwell Vale
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Irwell Vale
Irwell Vale is located in the Borough of Rossendale
Irwell Vale
Irwell Vale
Location within Rossendale
Irwell Vale is located in Lancashire
Irwell Vale
Irwell Vale
Location within Lancashire
OS grid referenceSD791200
Shire county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBury
Postcode districtBL0
Dialling code01706
AmbulanceNorth West
EU ParliamentNorth West England
UK Parliament
List of places
53°40′34″N 2°18′54″W / 53.676°N 2.315°W / 53.676; -2.315Coordinates: 53°40′34″N 2°18′54″W / 53.676°N 2.315°W / 53.676; -2.315

Irwell Vale is a village within the Rossendale borough of Lancashire, in North West England. which lies at the confluence of the River Ogden and River Irwell.

The village is bounded to the south by Holcombe Brook, Summerseat, Edenfield, Ramsbottom, Stubbins and Turn Village; to the west by Holcombe and to the north Haslingden and Rawtenstall. There is a railway station at Irwell Vale on the East Lancashire Railway that is open to the public on weekends, public holidays and services stop Wednesday, Thursday & Friday during spring and summer. This preserved heritage railway runs diesel and steam services through the year with main stopping points at Rawtenstall, Ramsbottom, Bury and Heywood. Irwell Vale railway station is between Ramsbottom and Rawtenstall.

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