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Wilsden, Bradford

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Wilsden, Bradford

Wilsden is a village and civil parish to the west of Bradford, in West Yorkshire, England. Wilsden is close to the Aire Valley and the nearby villages of Denholme, Cullingworth, Harden, Cottingley and Allerton. Wilsden re-acquired civil parish status in 2004. The 2001 census revealed a population of 3,697. Wilsden has many business such as Wilsden Autos, Suite Centre, a Co-op and a post office.
Administrative CountyBradford
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE0936
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityWest Yorkshire

Wilsden, Bradford in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Wilsden, township and eccl. dist. with ry. sta., Bradford par., N. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 5 miles NW. of Bradford - township, 2638 ac., pop. 2966; eccl. dist. (Wilsden cum Allerton), pop. 6201; P.O.; the township forms a local government dist. Worsted spinning and the mfr. of stuffs are carried on.

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