Other current and historical names
Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Formby within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Formby, coast township and vil. with ry. sta., Walton on the Hill par., SW. Lancashire, 7 miles SW. of Southport, 6619 ac., pop. 3908; P.O., T.O.; 1½ mile N. of vil. is Formby Hall.
A village in [West] Derby hundred, in the county of Cheshire.