- West Lancashire Rural District
West Lancashire was a
rural districtfrom 1894to 1974in Lancashire, England. [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/relationships.jsp?u_id=10186675&c_id=10001043] It was created with other rural districts in 1894, based on the Ormskirk rural sanitary district. It was expanded in 1932by the abolition of the Sefton Rural District.
The district was abolished in 1974 under the
Local Government Act 1972and the area was divided as follows:
*The parishes of
Aintree, Ince Blundell, Maghull, Melling, Netherton, Sefton and Thornton became part of the Metropolitan Borough of Seftonin Merseyside.
*The parish of
Simonswoodbecame part of the Metropolitan Borough of Knowsleyin Merseyside.
*The remainder of the former rural district became part of the new district of
West Lancashirein Lancashire.
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