Mary Pannell

Woman associated with witchcraft at Ledston Hall in the West Riding of Yorkshire. Died in 1603, and is said to haunt the nearby woods.


Rural village in the City of Leeds district of West Yorkshire.

Ledston Luck Colliery

Colliery nine miles east of Leeds and three miles north of Castleford on the Roman Ridge Road, sunk after coal had been proved under the Ledston Hall Estate in 1909.

Ledston Hall

Grade I listed former country house in West Yorkshire, now divided into residences.

Ferry Bridge

Historically important crossing over the River Aire in North Yorkshire, designed by John Carr.

Mary Bolles

17th-century Yorkshire woman uniquely created a baronetess in her own right.

Whitley Lower

Village near Thornhill in Kirklees, West Yorkshire.

Howroyd Colliery

Name for a number of day holes and drifts that worked the coal at the outcrop.