Overton, Lancashire

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Overton
St Helen's church Overton, North Lancashire. - geograph.org.uk - 54089.jpg
St Helen's Church
Overton is located in Lancashire
Overton
Overton
 Overton shown within Lancashire
Population 1,069 (2011)
OS grid reference SD436580
Civil parish Overton
District Lancaster
Shire county Lancashire
Region North West
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 Morecambe and Lunesdale
List of places
UK
England
Lancashire

Coordinates: 54°00′54″N 2°51′36″W / 54.015°N 2.860°W / 54.015; -2.860

Overton is a village and civil parish in Lancashire, England, south west of Lancaster and south of Morecambe between Heysham and the estuary of the River Lune. Neighbouring villages include Middleton and Sunderland Point; Glasson is on the opposite side of the river. The parish had a population of 1,069 at the 2011 Census.[1]

Governance[edit]

An electoral ward of the same name, stretching to Middleton and the surrounding area, had a population of 2,414 at the 2011 Census.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 8 June 2015. 
  2. ^ "Ward population 2011". Retrieved 8 June 2015. 

External links[edit]

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