Blackpool in Lancashire

The Town of Blackpool

Blackpool is a Town in the county of Lancashire.

There are great places to visit near Blackpool including some great towns, historic monuments, ancient sites, waterfalls, woodlands, ruins, caves, rivers and streams, country parks, canals and villages.

Towns to visit near Blackpool include Darwen, and Chorley.

Historic Monuments to visit near Blackpool include Jubilee Tower.

There are a several good ancient sites in the area around Blackpool county like The Quernmore Burial.

Don't miss Hatch Brook Waterfall, and Cow Dub Waterfall's waterfalls if visiting the area around Blackpool.

The area around Blackpool boasts some of the best woodlands including Wheelton Plantation, and Spring Wood - Whalley.

There are a number of ruins near Blackpool including Wheelton Plantation, and Whalley Abbey.

Dog Holes Cave is one of Blackpool's best, nearby caves to visit in Blackpool.

Blackpool is near some unmissable rivers and streams like Ease Gill,

Don't miss Cuerden Valley Park's country parks if visiting the area around Blackpool.

Leeds and Liverpool Canal - Summit to Wigan Section is one of Blackpool's best, nearby canals to visit in Blackpool.

The area close to Blackpool boasts some of the best villages including Whalley.

Read more about Lancashire.

Blackpool Map

Blackpool Map

Places to see near Blackpool

History of Blackpool

People originating from Blackpool are called Blackpudlians although Sandgrownians or Sandgrown’uns is sometimes used (as too for persons originating from Morecambe and Southport) or Seasiders (although this is more commonly associated with Blackpool F.C.).

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Rivers near Blackpool

Canals near Blackpool

Hills in Lancashire