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Bolton (Greater Manchester, England)


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  • Variants

    • Bolton (Lancashire, England)
    • Bolton, Eng. (Lancashire)
    • Bolton (Greater Manchester)
    • Metropolitan Borough of Bolton (Greater Manchester, England)
    • Borough of Bolton (Greater Manchester, England)
    • County Borough of Bolton (Greater Manchester, England)
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

        Cities and towns
    • Associated Locale

        Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        England
    • Associated Locale

        Greater Manchester (England)
    • Associated Locale

        Lancashire (England)
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Bolton (Greater Manchester)
    • Bolton, Eng. (Lancashire)
  • Sources

    • found: Lister, M. The township of Bolton ... 1976 (subj.)t.p. (Bolton, Bradford)
    • found: GB 77-16126(Bolton, Bradford)
    • found: Barth. gaz. of places in Brit., 1986(Bolton, Gtr. Manchester, tn. in Bolton Metropolitan Borough, cites 4 others)
    • found: Foreign names information bulletin, July 31, 2001(former name: none; new name: Bolton [short form], Borough of--ADM1, 53°35ʹN 02°30ʹW (UKB1))
    • found: GEOnet, Sept. 26, 2001(Bolton--PPL, 53°35ʹN 02°26ʹW; one other PPL Bolton listed)
    • found: Bolton Council www site, 21 Aug. 2003(Bolton, town, borough)
    • found: Info. from British Library, 21 Aug. 2003(Bolton, prior to 1974 administered by county of Lancashire, until 1986 administered by county of Greater Manchester, still falls within ceremonial county of that name)
    • found: Report of the health of Bolton ... 1890:t.p. (County Borough of Bolton)
    • found: Wikipedia, viewed 10 Mar. 2016(Bolton; town in Greater Manchester in North West England, 10 miles (16 km) northwest of the city of Manchester; former mill town historically part of Lancashire; surrounded by several smaller towns and villages that together form the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, of which Bolton is the administrative centre; Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, in the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester, was formed on 1 April 1974, by the merger of the County Borough of Bolton and several urban districts from the administrative county of Lancashire; the boundaries the Bolton metropolitan district were set as part of the provisions of the Local Government Act 1972)
  • Change Notes

    • 1977-12-01: new
    • 2016-03-11: revised
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