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Burley in Wharfedale, Bradford

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Burley in Wharfedale, Bradford

Burley-in-Wharfedale, is a village in the county of West Yorkshire, England. Along with Menston, Burley is part of Wharfedale Ward in the metropolitan borough of the City of Bradford. It lies on the A65, approximately fourteen miles north-west of the centre of Leeds and nine miles north of Bradford, between Otley and Ilkley. Burley has a railway station on the Wharfedale line, with direct trains to Leeds, Bradford and Ilkley. It has a population of 5,865.
Post townILKLEY
Administrative CountyBradford
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE1646
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 code01943

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


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

Burley-in-Wharfedale, township and vil. with ry. sta., Otley par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, on river Wharfe, 10 miles N. of Bradford, 3133 ac., pop. 2550; P.O., T.O.; has mfrs. of cotton and worsted. Beside the church is Burley Hall.

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