The Ancient Parish of EAST ARDSLEY
[Description(s) edited from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson © 2007]
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"EAST ARDSLEY, a parish-town, in Agbrigg-division of Agbrigg and Morley, liberty
of Pontefract; 3½ miles NW. of Wakefield 6 from Leeds, 11½ from Bradford, 28
from York. Pop. 832. The Church is a perpetual curacy, in the deanry of
Pontefract. Patron, the Right Hon. Earl of Cardigan."
- Here are photographs of Churches etc. in the parish:
- The following places are within the boundaries of this (ancient)
parish, but I have no further information on them other than
the Ordnance Survey Landranger Grid reference shown:
- (SE312248) Lawns
- (SE309256) The Fall
- This parish is covered by the following Society:
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