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Apperley Bridge, Bradford

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Apperley Bridge, Bradford

Apperley Bridge is a village in the metropolitan borough of the City of Bradford, in West Yorkshire, England. Apperley Bridge is north-east of Bradford on the boundary with the City of Leeds bounded in part in the east by Carr Beck and to the south by Greengates. The village of Apperley Bridge straddles both the Leeds and Liverpool Canal and the River Aire. It takes its name from the old bridge (Apperley Bridge) over the river Aire on Apperley Lane.
Administrative CountyBradford
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE1937
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

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

Apperley Bridge, vil. and ry. sta., Calverley par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, on river Aire, 7¾ miles NW. of Leeds; P.O., T.O.

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