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Greetland, Calderdale

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Greetland, Calderdale

Greetland is a village in the metropolitan borough of Calderdale in West Yorkshire, England. It is located 1 mile west of Elland and 2.5 miles south of Halifax.
Post townHALIFAX
Administrative CountyCalderdale
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE0821
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
Population12,085 (and Stainland)(2001 Census)

Other names by which Greetland, Calderdale has been known in the past

Gretland ~ Greland

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

Greetland, town and eccl. dist. (ry. sta. Greetland and North Dean), Halifax par., N. div. West-Riding Yorkshire -- dist., pop. 4724; town, 3 miles SW. of Halifax, pop. 4166; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank.

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