Norden  Lancashire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Norden like this:

NORDEN, a chapelry in Rochdale parish, Lancashire; in the W suburbs of Rochdale. It was constituted in 1862; and its post town is Rochdale. Pop., 2, 662. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Manchester. Value, £300. Patron, the Vicar of Spotland, St. Clement. The church was built in 1862, at a cost of nearly £3,000; is in the decorated English style; and contains 524 sittings.

Norden through time

Norden is now part of Rochdale district. Click here for graphs and data of how Rochdale has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Norden itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Norden, in Rochdale and Lancashire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 20th April 2019

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