Lancashire is a county in . It takes its name from the city of , which was the Roman camp by the River Lune. The north is low-lying and agricultural, a series of resorts line the coast, while the south is industrial; to the east are the scenic Pennine moors and .
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is a seaside resort town in the of and Britain's favourite beach resort. Photo: David P, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a large industrial town located in Lancashire, England, north of the on the southern edge of the , 8 miles east of and 20.9 miles NNW of . Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the largest city in the county of Lancashire, , and used to be a major port and industrial centre. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The city of is the county town of Lancashire in Northwest England, named for the Roman camp on the River Lune. Photo: Antiquary, CC BY 4.0.


is a town in Lancashire, England, with a 2001 population of 73,021. Photo: Childzy, CC BY 3.0.

is a town in East Lancashire - the name probably means "acorns" from the oak woods that once carpeted these valleys. Photo: Benkid77, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a seaside town in Lancashire, Northwest England, which also includes the small port of Heysham. Photo: matthewhartley369, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a seaside resort and fishing town, in Lancashire, in the of . Photo: purpleseadonkey, CC BY 2.0.

is a town in Lancashire, , 8.1 miles north of , 10.8 miles south west of , 11 miles north west of , 12 miles south of and 19.5 miles north west of . Photo: jim walton, CC BY 3.0.

is a conurbation in Lancashire, . Photo: Rept0n1x, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an attractive market town in the Ribble Valley in East Lancashire. Photo: ClemRutter, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small market town in Lancashire in Northwest England. Photo: Jay Son, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small town and civil parish in the Borough of Fylde in Lancashire, England, midway between Blackpool and Preston and adjacent to the smaller town of Wesham. Photo: robert wade, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a town and civil parish in the Borough of Pendle in Lancashire. Photo: Chris Heaton, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a town in the borough, in the county of Lancashire, England. Photo: Terry Whalebone, CC BY 2.0.

The Valley is a borough in Lancashire, consisting of a number of small towns and villages including Haslingden, Rawtenstall, Bacup, Waterfoot and 1 Acre. Photo: Matthew Hartley, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a town in Lancashire in , dating back a thousand years as a small settlement but now grown into a dormitory town on the outskirts of which is a few miles to the west. Photo: Belovedfreak, CC BY-SA 3.0.

or Thornton-Cleveleys is a part of the Wyre local council area in Lancashire, . Photo: Michael D Beckwith, CC0.


Latitude of center
53.8433° or 53° 50' 35.9" north
Longitude of center
-2.63° or 2° 37' 48" west
381 feet (116 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Lancashire
  • Arabic: Lancashire
  • Arabic: لانكاشير
  • Arabic: لانكشاير
  • Arabic: لانكشر
  • Arabic: لانكشير
  • Armenian: Լանկաշիր
  • Asturian: Lancashire
  • Azerbaijani: Lankaşir
  • Basque: Lancashire
  • Bavarian: Lancashire
  • Belarusian: Ланкашыр
  • Bengali: ল্যাঙ্কাশায়ার
  • Breton: Lancashire
  • Bulgarian: Ланкашър
  • Catalan: Lancashire
  • Chechen: Ланкашир
  • Chinese: Lancashire
  • Chinese: 兰开夏郡
  • Chinese: 蘭開夏
  • Chinese: 蘭開夏郡
  • Cornish: Lancashire
  • Czech: Lancashire
  • Danish: Lancashire
  • Dutch: Lancashire
  • English: Ceremonial County Lancashire
  • English: Lancashire, England
  • English: Lancs
  • Esperanto: Lankastrio
  • Esperanto: Lankaŝiro
  • Estonian: Lancashire
  • Finnish: Lancashire
  • French: Lancashire
  • Galician: Lancashire
  • Georgian: ლანკაშირი
  • German: Lancashire
  • Greek: Λανκασάιρ
  • Gujarati: લન્કાશાયર
  • Hakka Chinese: Lancashire
  • Hausa: Lancashire
  • Hebrew: לנקשייר
  • Hindi: लैंकाशिर
  • Hungarian: Lancashire
  • Icelandic: Lancashire
  • Indonesian: Lancashire
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Lancashire
  • Irish: Lancashire
  • Italian: Lancashire
  • Japanese: ランカシャー
  • Kannada: ಲಂಕಾಷೈರ್
  • Korean: 랭커셔주
  • Latin: Lancastriensis comitatus
  • Latvian: Lankašīra
  • Lithuanian: Lankašyras
  • Low German: Lancashire
  • Luxembourgish: Lancashire
  • Macedonian: Ланкашир
  • Manx: Lancashire
  • Marathi: लँकेशायर
  • Min Nan Chinese: Lancashire
  • Northern Frisian: Lancashire
  • Norwegian: Lancashire
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Lancashire
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Lancashire
  • Occitan (post 1500): Lancashire
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Lonceasterscir
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Lonceasterscīr
  • Ossetian: Ланкашир
  • Persian: لانکاشایر
  • Persian: لانکاشر
  • Polish: Lancashire
  • Portuguese: Lancashire
  • Romanian: Lancashire
  • Russian: Ланкашир
  • Scots: Lancashire
  • Serbian: Ланкашир
  • Serbo-Croatian: Lancashire
  • Slovak: Lancashire
  • Slovenian: Lancashire
  • Spanish: Lancashire
  • Swedish: Lancashire
  • Tajik: Ланкашир
  • Tamil: லேன்கஷீர்
  • Telugu: లాంక్షైర్
  • Thai: แลงคาเชอร์
  • Turkish: Lancashire
  • Turkish: Törensel Lancashire Kontluğu
  • Ukrainian: Ланкашир
  • Urdu: لنکاشائر
  • Vietnamese: Lancashire
  • Vlaams: Lancashire
  • Volapük: Lancashire
  • Waray (Philippines): Lancashire
  • Welsh: Swydd Gaerhirfryn
  • Western Panjabi: لنکاشائر
  • Wu Chinese: 兰开夏
  • Yiddish: לאנקאשיר
  • Yue Chinese: 蘭開夏郡

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