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Illingworth, Calderdale

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Illingworth, Calderdale

Illingworth is a village within the Metropolitan Borough of Calderdale, in West Yorkshire, England. It is situated 3.3 miles north-west of Halifax. The village of Illingworth has competitive sports teams within the area including Crossleys Juniors, Illingworth C.C. and Illingworth A.R.L.F.C. who play at Mason Green in the Pennine League. The village also has the former Illingworth Gaol and village stocks. The gaol has an inscription above the door giving the date as 1823 of when it was built.
Post townHALIFAX
Administrative CountyCalderdale
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE0728
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

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

Illingworth, eccl. dist. and vil., Halifax par., N. div. West-Riding Yorkshire - dist., pop. 5392; vil., 2 miles NW. of Halifax; P.O.

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