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Rishworth, Calderdale

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Rishworth, Calderdale

Rishworth is a village in Calderdale, West Yorkshire, England and is historically, part of the West Riding of Yorkshire.
Administrative CountyCalderdale
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE0318
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityWest Yorkshire

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

Rishworth, township, local government district and ry sta., Halifax par., N. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 7 miles SW. of Halifax, 6548 ac., pop. 1110; P.O.; cotton-spinning and papermaking are carried on.

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