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Baildon, Bradford

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Baildon, Bradford

Baildon is an upmarket civil parish and village north of Bradford in Northern England. It is part of the Bradford Metropolitan District in the metropolitan county of West Yorkshire and within the historic boundaries of the West Riding of Yorkshire. It lies 5 miles north of Bradford and 9.5 miles northwest of Leeds city centre. Other nearby towns include Shipley to the south and Keighley to the west. The Baildon ward has a population of 15,368.
Post townSHIPLEY
Administrative CountyBradford
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE1539
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
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 Baildon, Bradford has been known in the past

Beldone ~ Beldune ~ Beldun

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

Baildon, vil. with ry. sta., Otley par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 5 m. N. of Bradford, pop. 5430; P.O.

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