Eccleston shown within Lancashire
|Population||4,353 (2001 Census)|
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|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|European Parliament||North West England|
|List of places: UK • England • Lancashire|
Eccleston is a village and civil parish of the Borough of Chorley in Lancashire, England. Lancashire is a non-metropolitan county of historic origin in the North West of England, bounded to the west by the Irish Sea In Biology a population is the collection of inter-breeding organisms of a particular Species; in Sociology A nationwide Census, commonly known as Census 2001, was conducted in the United Kingdom on Sunday 29 April 2001 The British national grid reference system is a system of geographic grid references commonly used in Great Britain, different from using Latitude and Longitude A civil parish in the United Kingdom is a unit of local government. The districts of England are a level of subnational division of England used for the purposes of local government Chorley is a local government district with Borough status in Lancashire, England. 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Eccleston's two textile mills are now closed. The "Old Mill" building is now being used as an antique, collectable and nostalgia retail space called "Bygone Times". The "New Mill" has been converted into a small village shopping centre.
The village has two schools, Eccleston St. Mary's Church of England Primary School and Eccleston Primary School.
Its name came from the Celtic word "eglēs" meaning a church, and the Old English word "tūn" meaning a farmstead or settlement - i. The Celtic languages are descended from Proto-Celtic, or "Common Celtic" a branch of the greater Indo-European Language family. e. a settlement by a Romano-British church. Romano-British culture is that of the Romanized Britons under the Roman Empire and later the Western Roman Empire, and of those exposed to Roman culture in the years
Nowadays it acts as a rural suburb for commuters to Central Lancashire, Liverpool, and Manchester, set amidst countryside. South San Jose (cropjpg||thumb|A suburban development in San Jose California. Commuting is the process of Travelling between one's place of residence and regular place of work Lancashire is a non-metropolitan county of historic origin in the North West of England, bounded to the west by the Irish Sea Liverpool ( is a City and Metropolitan borough of Merseyside, England along the eastern side of the Mersey Estuary