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Kirkheaton, Kirklees

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Kirkheaton, Kirklees

Kirkheaton is a village 3 miles north east of Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, England and has a population of 4,209 together with Upper Heaton.
Administrative CountyKirklees
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE1818
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 code01484

Kirkheaton, Kirklees in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Kirkheaton, town, par., and township, with ry. sta., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, in valley near river Colne--par. (partly in bor. of Huddersfield), 6931 ac., pop. 14,575; town and township, 3¾ miles NE. of Huddersfield by rail, 1674 ac., pop. 2747; P.O.; has some mfrs. of fancy woollen goods and vestings.

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