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Walsden, Calderdale

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Walsden, Calderdale

Walsden is a large village in the civil parish of Todmorden in the Metropolitan Borough of Calderdale, West Yorkshire, England, close to the Greater Manchester border. It lies along the A6033 Keighley to Littleborough road in the Walsden Valley, a branch of the Upper Calder Valley, and is 1.8 miles south of Todmorden and 3.9 miles north of Littleborough.
Administrative CountyCalderdale
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD9322
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code01706

Walsden, Calderdale in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Walsden, eccl. dist. and ry. sta., Rochdale par., SE. Lancashire, 2 miles S. of Todmorden and 7 NE. of Rochdale, pop. 4350; P.O., T.O.; has cotton mills, chemical works, collieries, and quarries. See Todmorden.

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