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Blackburn is a town located in the county of Lancashire, England. It is situated about nine miles (fourteen km) from Preston, and twenty seven miles (forty three km) North West of Manchester. Blackburn has been very important in the textile industry since the thirteenth century, when wool was woven in people's homes. Weavers who settled in the town in the fourteenth century, helped to develop the woollen cottage industry.
The M65 motorway is located to the South of Blackburn. The train station in Blackburn is located in the town centre, and is served by Northern Rail. The closest airport to Blackburn is Blackpool international airport, and lies approximately twenty three miles (thirty seven kilometres) West. Manchester airport is about twenty eight miles (forty five kilometres) South East of Blackburn.