Roddlesworth

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Roddlesworth
Autumn view at Roddlesworth Reservoir - geograph.org.uk - 729778.jpg
Autumn view at Roddlesworth Reservoir
Roddlesworth is located in Lancashire
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Roddlesworth shown within Lancashire
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Post town CHORLEY
Postcode district PR6
Dialling code 01254
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53°41′20″N 2°31′30″W / 53.689°N 2.525°W / 53.689; -2.525Coordinates: 53°41′20″N 2°31′30″W / 53.689°N 2.525°W / 53.689; -2.525

Roddlesworth is a hamlet in the parish of Withnell in Lancashire, England. It lies on the road connecting Preston with Bolton.

The name is first encountered as Rodtholfeswrtha (1160), meaning "the homestead of Hrothwulf".[1]

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  1. ^ Ekwall, E. (1922) The Place-names of Lancashire. Longmans, Green & Company, page 132.

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