Hapton, Lancashire


Hapton, Lancashire

Infobox UK place
official_name= Hapton
civil_parish= Hapton
population= 3.769 (2001 Census) [cite web | url=http://www.lancashireparishcouncils.gov.uk/documents/information/Parish_headcount.pdf | title=Parish headcount | accessdate=2008-04-13 | publisher=Lancashire County Council ]
country= England
region= North West England
os_grid_reference= SD792315
post_town= BURNLEY
postcode_area= BB
postcode_district= BB11; BB12
dial_code= 01282
constituency_westminster= Burnley
shire_district= Burnley
shire_county= Lancashire
latitude= 53.780
longitude= -2.315

Hapton is a village and civil parish in the borough of Burnley, in the English county of Lancashire. The village is convert|3|mi west of Burnley town centre, and has a railway station on the East Lancashire Line. The Leeds and Liverpool Canal and M65 motorway both pass through the village. [cite web | url=http://www.lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/news/pendle/brierfield/display.var.2247427.0.burnley_canal_to_get_27_000_upgrade.php | title=Burnley canal to get £27,000 upgrade | date=2008-05-05 | accessdate=2008-05-09 | publisher=Newsquest Media Group | work=Lancashire Telegraph ] [cite web | url=http://www.penninewaterways.co.uk/ll/ll59.htm | title=Hapton - Leeds and Liverpool Canal - A Virtual Trip 59 | accessdate=2008-05-09 | publisher=Pennine Waterways ]

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