Ashton upon Ribble St Andrew, Lancashire Family History Guide

Ashton upon Ribble St Andrew is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Lancashire, created in 1837 from Preston St Wilfrid Ancient Parish.

Alternative names: Ashton, Ashton on Ribble St Andrew, Lea, Ashton, Ingel and Gotlam
Lea, Aston, Ingol and Cottam, Preston Ashton on Ribble St Andrew

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1837
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: None

Nonconformists include: Roman Catholic

Adjacent Parishes

  • Preston St Peter
  • Preston Christ Church
  • Broughton
  • Lund
  • Lancaster St Mary
  • Woodplumpton

Historical Descriptions

Ashton upon Ribble

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ASHTON-ON-RIBBLE, a chapelry in Preston parish, Lancashire; on the river Ribble, adjacent to the Wyre and Preston railway, 2 miles W of Preston. It consists of the townships of Lea, Ashton, Ingol, and Cottam. Post Town, Preston. Acres, 3,522; of which 175 are water. Real property, £9,883. Pop., 911. Houses, 176. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Manchester. Value, £106. The church was built in 1836. There are a Roman Catholic chapel and a free school.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Ingol

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

INGOL, a hamlet in Ashton-on-Ribble chapelry, Preston parish, Lancashire; 2 miles N of Preston. Ingol Lodge is the seat of James Teebay, Esq.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Lea

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

LEA, a township in Ashton-on-Ribble chapelry, Preston parish, Lancashire; near Lea-Road r. station, 3 miles WNW of Preston. The manor belongs to Sir Henry de Hoghton, Bart. There is an endowed school, with £75 a year.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Administration

County: Lancashire
Civil Registration District: Preston
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Western Deaneries - Amounderness
Diocese: Manchester
Rural Deanery: Amounderness
Poor Law Union: Preston
Hundred: Amounderness
Province: York