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Menston, Bradford

Menston is a village and civil parish in the county of West Yorkshire, England. Along with Burley in Wharfedale, Menston is part of Wharfedale Ward in the metropolitan borough of the City of Bradford. It has a population of 4,660.
Post townILKLEY
Administrative CountyBradford
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE1743
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 Menston, Bradford has been known in the past


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

Menston, eccl. dist., township, and vil. with ry. sta., Otley par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire - dist., pop. 871; township, 1126 ac., pop. 662; vil., 2½ miles SW. of Otley and 12 NW. of Leeds by rail; P.O.; Menston was formerly a seat of the Fairfax family.

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