Other current and historical names
Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Gisburn within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Gisburn, par., township, and vil. with ry. sta., N. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, on river Ribble, 7 miles NE. of Clitheroe -- par., 18,129 ac., pop. 1536; township, 1997 ac., pop. 527; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks. Market-day, every alternate Monday; the par. contains the township of Gisburn Forest, 4859 ac., pop. 254; in vicinity of vil. is Gisburn Park, seat of Lord Ribblesdale.
A village in Craven hundred, in the county of Yorkshire.