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A history of Mirfield: a West Riding town

Harold Norman Pobjoy

A history of Mirfield: a West Riding town

by Harold Norman Pobjoy

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Published by Ridings Publishing in Driffield .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mirfield (West Yorkshire, England)
    • Subjects:
    • Mirfield (West Yorkshire, England) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementwith illustrations drawn by Frank Brearley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA690.M734 P6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 220 p.
      Number of Pages220
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4779363M
      ISBN 100901934011
      LC Control Number75498300
      OCLC/WorldCa96799

      Yorkshire: West Riding Index L-Z The following pages include Domesday place-names and landowners, and beneath some are links to websites containing the local history of that place. If you have a local history site that you would like to be included on these pages please get in touch via the Contact page. Rothwell is a market town in the south-east of the City of Leeds metropolitan borough in West Yorkshire, is situated between Leeds and Wakefield.. It sits in the Rothwell ward of Leeds City Council and Elmet and Rothwell parliamentary ll is also part of the West Yorkshire Urban Area.. Rothwell has a population of 21,, and the Rothwell ward has an estimated.

      This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Herod was born on 3 November , one of five children of coal miner George Jennings and his wife Sarah Ellis. They married in October at St Mary’s, Mirfield and by the time of Herod’s baptism had settled in Hopton, a hamlet in that township, midway between Mirfield and Kirkheaton.

      Maps produced before had the same boundaries. The city of York became part of the West Riding and therefore not a county in its own right. In , the whole map of Yorkshire was re-drawn to incorporate Humberside. This included parts of Lincolnshire, and the South . History of the Huddersfiled Woollen Industry William Bunting Crump, Gertrude Ghorbal Snippet view - History of the Huddersfield Woollen Industry William Bunting Crump, Ghorbal stream supply textile Thomas Tolson Memorial Museum town township trouserings upland villages Wakefield warehouse weavers weaving West Riding wheel whilst.


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A history of Mirfield: a West Riding town by Harold Norman Pobjoy Download PDF EPUB FB2

A written record of the existence of Mirfield appears in the Doomsday Book ofwhich was a complete survey of the whole country ordered by William the Conqueror after his successful invasion of England in The word MIRFIELD is thought to mean a clearing near a swamp or mire.

Buy A History of Mirfield, A West Riding Town Reprint by Harold, Norman Pobjoy (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1).

Mirfield is a town and civil parish in Kirklees, West Yorkshire, England. Historically part of the West Riding of Yorkshire, it is on the A road between Brighouse and the census it had a population of 19, The town is served by Mirfield railway stationMetropolitan borough: Kirklees.

The West Riding of Yorkshire is one of the three historic subdivisions of Yorkshire, to the administrative county, County of York, West Riding (abbreviated: County of York (WR)) (the area under the control of West Riding County Council), was based closely on the historic lieutenancy at that time included the City of York and as such was named West Riding Status: Ancient Riding, then Administrative county.

NB: These are all the names of all the administrative units which we have associated with Mirfield, and you must judge whether all or even any of them are variant names for the place. They may well include the names of other locations or areas: For cities, the associated administrative units will usually include parishes, especially ecclesiastical parishes, one of whose names is the name of.

West Riding Election The Poll for the West Riding of Yorkshire. Published in This Poll Book contains the names of those men entitled to vote and who they voted for. It is arranged by polling district and sub-divided into townships. Useful for local and family history research. A A history of Mirfield: a West Riding town book version of the original book, in PDF format.

Mirfield Yorkshire (West Riding) genealogy. [Transcribed information mainly from the early s] "MIRFIELD, a parish-town, in Agbrigg-division of Agbrigg and Morley, liberty of Pontefract; 3 miles SW.

of Dewsbury, 4½ from Huddersfield, 8 from Wakefield, 35 from York. Pop. 5, Harold Norman Pobjoy is the author of A History Of Mirfield ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews), The history of Emley ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 re 5/5(1). A man called Rev Joseph Ismay was vicar of Mirfield Parish Church from - During that time, he apparently wrote many letters to friends.

There are lots of extracts in a book called "A History of Mirfield" This was what he was quoted as saying about Little London. source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names source: Family History Library Catalog GENUKI provides a description of the ecclesiastical parish of Dewsbury from a gazetteer from the s.

It was in the Agbrigg division of the Agbrigg and Morley Wapentake. the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia. Dewsbury is a minster town in the Metropolitan Borough of Kirklees, in West Located in: West Riding of Yorkshire, England (- ).

Estate map to settle a lawsuit over peat-cutting rights. South at top. Rivers are Trent and Don. Yorkshire-North Riding. Christopher Saxton, engr. William Hole in Camden's Britannia. Hull. John Speed in The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine.

York. John Speed in The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine Yorke. InWilliam White in his "History and Gazetteer of the West Riding" says, "Huddersfield is by nature extremely ill supplied with water for domestic purposes, having but few springs, the water from which is hard and unwholesome, its source being the termination of drains connected with the deserted coalworks which intersect the ground under.

West Yorkshire History Centre Kirkgate Wakefield England WF1 1JG View on map. Visit website Mirfield Memorial Cottage Hospital Mirfield, Yorkshire Mirfield Northorpe NRA Yorkshire: West Riding County Council NRA Yorkshire, West Riding: land tax.

by Harold Norman Pobjoy Hardcover. Out of Print--Limited Availability. A history of Mirfield: a West Riding town; Jan 1, by Harold Norman Pobjoy Hardcover. Out of Print--Limited Availability.

Goodreads Book reviews & recommendations: IMDb Movies. ANCIENT HISTORY: That late reverend historian, Dr. Whitaker, says, Dewsbury was the common centre from which the light of Christianity diverged over the vale of Calder to the north, and to the east and west far beyond it; the parent of the parishes of Thornhill and Burton, which are known to have existed in the time of the Conqueror, and of.

Fire in Mirfield. Morning, all. A major fire in Mirfield last night got everyone talking on social media. Crews from Rastrick were first alerted at pm and other fire fighters from across West Yorkshire came to join them.

The blaze is now under control and fire fighters are at the scene this morning dampening everything : Susie Beever. Huddersfield is a large market town in the metropolitan borough of Kirklees in West Yorkshire, has a population ofat the census. It lies 14 miles (23 km) southwest of Leeds, west of Wakefield and north of well as 24 miles (39 km) northeast of is the administrative centre of the wider metropolitan borough of y: England.

Batley. In Batley was a parish and a township in the West Riding of Yorkshire. The parish comprised the townships of Batley, Churwell, and Morley, the village of Gildersome and the hamlets of Batley Carr (and New Batley and Upper Batley), Brookroyd, Brown Hill, Capas Height, Carlinghow, Chapel Fold, Clark Green, Gildersome Street, Havercroft, Healey, Kelpin Hill, Lee White, New Road.

In trade was still bad, the cost of bread high, and the working class was in a desperate state, especially in Lancashire and the West Riding. Wages were low, prices were high and many people in the West Riding were unemployed.

In the early s the Chartist began a. The West Riding of Yorkshire () by Bernard Hobson; The West Yorkshire Regiment in the War Volume I () by Everard Wyrall; The West Yorkshire Regiment in the War Volume II () by Everard Wyrall; White's Directory: History, Gazetteer and Directory of the West-Riding of Yorkshire, Volume 1 () compiled by William.

Dewsbury, West Riding of Yorkshire [Bibliography] Up to A parliamentary report of recorded local workhouses in operation at Batley (for up to 40 inmates), Dewsbury (30), Gomersall (70), Heckmondwike (26), Livesidge [Liversedge] (40), Mirfield (30), and Ossett (80).The West Riding of Yorkshire is one of the three historic subdivisions of Yorkshire, England.

From to the administrative county, County of York, West Riding (abbreviated: 'County of York (WR)') (the area under the control of West Riding County Council), was based closely on the historic boundaries. The lieutenancy at that time included the City of York and as such was named West.Details of C7; Reference: C7 Title: Dewsbury Methodist Circuit Description: Mirfield (United Methodist Free Church) baptisms ; Mirfield Knowle (Wesleyan Methodist) and St Andrews baptisms ; Mirfield Old Bank (United Methodist Church) and St Andrews baptisms ; Mirfield St Andrews minutes ; Mirfield Greenside (Primitive Methodist) accounts and.