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Barkisland, Calderdale

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Barkisland, Calderdale

Barkisland is a village in Calderdale, West Yorkshire, England. It is 1 mile east of Ripponden, 2 miles south of Sowerby Bridge and 4 miles south-west of Halifax town centre.
Post townHALIFAX
Administrative CountyCalderdale
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE0519
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 code01422

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

Barkisland, township, in par. and 5 miles SW. of Halifax, N. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 2421 ac., pop. 2102: P.O.: has woollen mfrs. It contains Barkisland Christchurch, eccl. dist., pop. 1627.

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