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Cottingley, Bradford

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Cottingley, Bradford

Cottingley is a suburban village within the City of Bradford in West Yorkshire, England, situated between Shipley and Bingley. It is perhaps best known for the Cottingley Fairies, which appeared in a series of photographs taken there during the early 20th century.
Post townBINGLEY
Administrative CountyBradford
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE1137
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 code01274

Other names by which Cottingley, Bradford has been known in the past

Cotingelai ~ Cotingelei

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

Cottingley, vil., in par. and 1½ mile SE. of Bingley, S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire; P.O.; in vicinity is Cottingley Hall.

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