Clifton Street, Rishton.

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BB1 4DW Numbers: 13 - 51 14 - 38
Added to PAF Database: January 1980
BB1 4LW Numbers: 1 - 11 2 - 12
Added to PAF Database: January 1980
The Western section (upper) of Clifton Street July 2001
Image 1 - Upper Clifton Street from Cliff Street to Harwood Road in July 2001.
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Image 2 - The middle section of Clifton Street in July 2001.

Higher Section

One Terrace on Right Hand Side no date

Left Hand Side Co-operative Terrace, built 1897.

Middle Section

Right Hand Side Windsor Place built 1898

Left Hand Side Balmoral Terrace, built in 1901

Lower Section

Right Hand Side No date stone

Left Hand Side Claremount Terrace built in 1892

In 1695 one of the Walmsleys, an Eleanor, married Lord Clifton of Lytham.

Clifton Street is split into three sections, The upper part running from Harwood Road to Cliff Street, This runs up the side of the Conservative Club.

One of the blocks of houses are named Co-operative Terrace. This is a garden fronted block of houses built in 1897. The facing block of houses as no name.

Balmoral Terrace
Image 1 - Balmoral Terrace in Central Clifton Street in July 2001.
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Image 2 - The Date stone for Balmoral Terrace.

The middle section of Clifton Street then crosses Cliff Street, and goes as far as Commercial Street before being broken by the road junction again.

 Balmoral Terrace runs from number 14 to 28a in the middle section of the street. At the the top of this block, at the Cliff Street end, it is backed by Sherwood. The block of terrace houses was built in 1901. These are garden fronted.

Across from Balmoral Terrace is Windsor Place. Windsor place is also garden fronted. The houses are numbered from 13 to 27, running from Commercial Street to Cliff Street. Windsor Place was built in 1898.

All the blocks of terrace houses on Clifton Street are named after estates owned by the monarchy of England.

  Winsor Place
  Image 1 - Windsor Place in the middle section of Clifton Street in July 2001.
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Image 2 - The Date stone for Windsor Place.

The lower section of Clifton Street has numbers 2 to 12 on one side, and are known as Claremont Terrace. Claremont was built in 1892.

The block of houses across from Claremont Terrace and numbered 1 to 11, are the only block of houses on Clifton Street which do not have front gardens. It also has no name.

The lower part of the Street runs from Commercial Street to Spring Street.

Commercial Street

References

Rishton Street Names by E. Furber. Published October 1995.