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Help and advice for In 1822, the following places were in the Parish of Huddersfield:

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In 1822, the following places were in the Parish of Huddersfield:


"BAY HALL, a farm-house in the township and parish of Huddersfield, half a mile from Huddersfield."


"BIRCHENCLIFFE, in the township of Lindley, and parish of Huddersfield; 2 miles from Huddersfield, 6 from Halifax."


"BIRKBY, (the seat of Thomas Holroyd, Esq.) in the township and parish of Huddersfield, 2 miles NW. of Huddersfield, 9 from Halifax."


"BRADLEY, a hamlet in the township and parish of Huddersfield, Agbrigg-division of Agbrigg and Morley; 3 miles N. of Huddersfield."


"BRADLEY HALL, a farm-house in the township and parish of Huddersfield; 4 miles from Huddersfield."


"CLAY MOOR, in the parish of Huddersfield wapentake of Agbrigg; 4 miles SW. of Huddersfield."


"DEANHEAD, in the parish of Huddersfield, and the wapentake of Agbrigg, and manor of Wakefield; 6½ miles W. of Huddersfield."


"DEIGHTON, a hamlet in the township and parish of Huddersfield, Agbrigg-division of Agbrigg and Morley, liberty of Pontefract; 2½ miles N. of Huddersfield."


"EDGERTON, a hamlet in the township and parish of Huddersfield, liberty of Pontefract; 6½ miles W. of Huddersfield."


"FARTOWN, a hamlet in the township and parish of Huddersfield, (Flash House, the seat of Benjamin Shires, Esq.) 1½ miles from Huddersfield, 7½ from Halifax."


"GETLEY ROYD, in the parish of Huddersfield, wapentake of Agbrigg; 3 miles N. of Huddersfield."


"GOLCAR, in the parish of Huddersfield, Agbrigg-division of Agbrigg and Morley, liberty of Wakefield, 3 miles SW. of Huddersfield, 7 from Halifax, 23 from Manchester, (Lanc.) Pop. 2,606."


"GREENHEAD, in the township and parish of Huddersfield, Agbrigg-division of Agbrigg and Morley, liberty of Pontefract; (the seat of Benjamin Haigh Allen, Esq.) half a mile from Huddersfield, 8 from Halifax.

A handsome Gothic Church was built here, at the sole expense of B.H. Allen, Esq. and was consecrated in October, 1819, by the Archbishop of York."


"HEATH HOUSE, a farm-house in the township of Golcar, and parish of Huddersfield, 3 miles SW. of Huddersfield."


"INTACK HEAD, a farm-house in the township and parish of Huddersfield, 2 miles W. of Huddersfield."


"LIGHTRIDGE, a hamlet in the township of Fixby, and parish of Huddersfield, 2½ miles from Huddersfield, 6 from Halifax."


"LINDLEY, a hamlet in the township of Quarmby with Lindley, and parish of Huddersfield, Agbrigg-division of Agbrigg and Morley, liberty of Wakefield, 3 miles NW. of Huddersfield, 6 from Halifax. Pop. included in Quarmby."


"LONGROYD BRIDGE, in the township and parish of Huddersfield, Agbrigg-division of Agbrigg and Morley, liberty of Wakefield, 1 mile SW. of Huddersfield, 8 from Halifax."


"LONGWOOD, in the parish of Huddersfield, Agbrigg-division of Agbrigg and Morley; 2½ miles W. of Huddersfield, 8 from Halifax. Pop. 1,942. The Church is a perpetual curacy, dedicated to St. Mark, value, p.r. !£116. 8s. Patron, the Vicar of Huddersfield."


"LONGWOOD HOUSE, a farm-house in the township and parish of Huddersfield, 2 miles from Huddersfield."


"MARSDEN, in the parishes of Almondbury and Huddersfield, Agbrigg-division of Agbrigg and Morley, liberty of Pontefract; 7 miles SW. of Huddersfield, 15 from Manchester. Pop. in Almondbury, 1,708, in Huddersfield, 622, total, 2,330, The Church is a perpetual curacy under Almondbury, value, p.r. £80."


"MARSH, a hamlet in the township and parish of Huddersfield, 2 miles W. of Huddersfield, 5 from Halifax."


"MILNSBRIDGE HOUSE, (the seat of Joseph Armitage, Esq.) in the township of Longwood, and parish of Huddersfield, Agbrigg division of Agbrigg and Morley; 2 miles SW. of Huddersfield, 7 from Halifax."


"OLERS, and Nether Olers, a hamlet in the township of Slaithwaite, and parish of Huddersfield, 8 miles from Huddersfield."


"PADDOCK, and Paddock Foot, in the township and parish of Huddersfield, Agbrigg-division of Agbrigg and Morley; 1 mile, from Huddersfield, 8½ from Halifax."


"QUARMBY, in the parish of Huddersfield, Agbrigg-division of Agbrigg and Morley, liberty of Wakefield, 2 miles W. of Huddersfield, 8 from Halifax. Pop. including Lindley, 2,040, which being united, form a township." (There is further information for Quarmby).


"SCAMMONDEN, (or Dean Head), in the parish of Huddersfield, Agbrigg-division of Agbrigg and Morley, liberty of Wakefield, 6 miles W. of Huddersfield, 9 from Halifax. Pop. 855. The Church is a perpetual curacy under Huddersfield."


"SHEEPRIDGE, in the parish of Huddersfield, wapentake of Agbrigg; 1½ mile NE. of Huddersfield."


"SLAITHWAITE, in the parish of Huddersfield, Agbrigg division of Agbrigg and Morley, liberty of Pontefract; 4 miles SW. of Huddersfield, 12 from Halifax, 20 from Manchester, (Lanc.) Pop. 2,871. The Church is a perpetual curacy under Huddersfield, the Vicar of which is Patron, value, p.r. *£129. 8s. 6d.

The new Road recently cut from Huddersfield to Manchester, passes through this place; also the Canal to and from the same place, which greatly facilitates its trade."


"SPRING WOOD, (the seat of Joseph Haigh, Esq.) in the township and parish of Huddersfield."


"WEST WOOD, a hamlet in the township of Golcar, and parish of Huddersfield, 3 miles from Huddersfield, 8 from Halifax."


"WHITE LEE, a hamlet in the township of Scammonden, and parish of Huddersfield, 6½ miles W. of Huddersfield."


"WOODHOUSE, (the seat of John Whitacre, Esq.) in the township and parish of Huddersfield, 1 mile from Huddersfield, 8 from Halifax."

[Description(s) edited from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson © 2013]