Settlements in Yorkshire (8 pages found in this category)


Akroydon

Model village developed near Edward Akroyd’s Bankfield mansion in Haley Hill, Halifax in the West Riding of Yorkshire. The houses are in blocks of six to ten around the park in streets named after cathedral cities.

Copley

Model village built by Colonel Edward Akroyd in the Calder Valley to the south of Halifax in the West Riding of Yorkshire, England.

Elsecar

Former mining village in South Yorkshire, six miles north of Rotherham and six south of Barnsley.

Flockton

Rural village stretched out along the Barnsley to Huddersfield road in Kirklees, West Yorkshire, taking its name from a Viking settler.

Grange Moor

Tract of moorland more than 700 feet above sea level that gave its name to Grange Moor, a residential village.

Scammonden

A Pennine village that was flooded in the 1960s when Scammonden Dam and the M62 trans-Pennine motorway were constructed.

Sitlington

Ancient township of four villages, renamed from Shitlington to Sitlington in 1929.

West Bretton

Village and civil parish in the Wakefield District of West Yorkshire.