Middleton, Lancashire

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Not to be confused with Middleton, Greater Manchester.
Middleton
Silo, Middleton Industrial Estate - geograph.org.uk - 1487215.jpg
Silo at Middleton Industrial Estate
Middleton is located in Lancashire
Middleton
Middleton
Middleton shown within Lancashire
Population 705 (2011)
OS grid reference SD423587
Civil parish
  • Middleton
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town MORECAMBE
Postcode district LA3
Dialling code 01524
Police Lancashire
Fire Lancashire
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
LancashireCoordinates: 54°01′16″N 2°52′52″W / 54.021°N 2.881°W / 54.021; -2.881

Middleton is a village and civil parish in the City of Lancaster in Lancashire, England, between Heysham and Overton. It had a population of 705 in 2011.[1]

Middleton was the location of Middleton Tower Holiday Camp, which opened in 1939 and was owned by Pontin's from 1955 until its closure in 1994.[2] The holiday camp is now being redeveloped as a gated community with bungalows and flats.[3]

Notable villagers[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 8 June 2015. 
  2. ^ Hogg, David (19 August 2004). "Reunion for Pontin's 'Liner' camp staff". Lancashire Evening Post (newspaper). Preston: Johnston Press. p. 19. 0964-0967. 
  3. ^ "Former Police Station proposal get thumbs-down". Lakeland Echo. Morecambe: Johnston Press. 10 January 2008. 

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