Oakenshaw, Lancashire

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Oakenshaw
Royal Oak, Sparth Road, Clayton-le-Moors - geograph.org.uk - 658691.jpg
The Royal Oak public house
Oakenshaw is located in the Borough of Hyndburn
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Location in Hyndburn
Oakenshaw is located in Lancashire
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Oakenshaw shown within Lancashire
OS grid referenceSD742315
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townACCRINGTON
Postcode districtBB5
Dialling code01254
PoliceLancashire
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AmbulanceNorth West
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Lancashire
53°46′44″N 2°23′28″W / 53.779°N 2.391°W / 53.779; -2.391Coordinates: 53°46′44″N 2°23′28″W / 53.779°N 2.391°W / 53.779; -2.391

Oakenshaw is part of Clayton-le-Moors in Lancashire, England.

Thomas de Clayton was the first grantee of Oakenshaw in the middle of the 11th-century.[1] A Calico printworks was established here (on Hyndburn Brook) by J Peel in the late 18th century.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Farrer, William; Brownbill, John, eds. (1911), The Victoria History of the County of Lancaster Vol 6, Victoria County History - Constable & Co, pp. 417–423, OCLC 270761418, retrieved 27 December 2017
  2. ^ Historic England. "Monument No. 44551 (44551)". PastScape. Retrieved 27 December 2017.