Postcode 27 Hollowell Lane, Horwich, Bolton, UK

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About the Address 27 Hollowell Lane, Horwich, Bolton

Postcode BL6 6HF is the address of 27 Hollowell Lane, Horwich, Bolton which is in North West region of England. 27 Hollowell Lane, Horwich, Bolton is within Horwich and Blackrod wardof administrative division of Horwich It falls under constituency Bolton West. The nearest station is Horwich Parkway which is 1.05km away from the postcode. The postcode BL6 6HF is under the Greater Manchester police force and United Utilities is the main water supplier in the area

Postcode Search Result 27 Hollowell Lane, Horwich, Bolton

Postcode:

BL6 6HF

Address Details: 27
Hollowell Lane
Horwich
Bolton
Greater Manchester
England
United Kingdom
BL6 6HF
Parish: Horwich
Ward: Horwich and Blackrod
Administrative Division: Horwich
Country/State: Greater Manchester
Constituency: Bolton West
Region: North West
Country: England

Map of BL6 6HF - 27 Hollowell Lane, Horwich, Bolton, UK

Tavel around BL6 6HF

Nearest Station: Horwich Parkway
Distance: 1.05 km

Other Useful Info of BL6 6HF

Water: United Utilities
Police: Greater Manchester

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An Outward Code is the first part of the postcode(before space). It is 2-4 characters long and always start with a letter but may end up with a number or letter. It is used to indicate the local area where a mail needs to be delivered. In the postcode BL6 6HF, BL6 is the Outward Code. Postcode finder tool is designed to explain the Outward Code of the address you are searching. An Outward Code is further divided into Postcode Area and Postcode District.

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The Inward Code is the second part of the postcode(after space). It is always three characters long and always begins with a letter. The Inward Code assists in the delivery of post within a postal district. In the postcode BL6 6HF, 6HF is the Inward Code. You can find out the Inward Code of a postcode using the Postcode Finder tool.

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