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Liversedge, Kirklees

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Liversedge, Kirklees

Liversedge is a township in the former parish of Birstall, in the metropolitan borough of Kirklees, West Yorkshire, England. Liversedge lies between Cleckheaton and Heckmondwike about 14 miles southwest of Leeds.
Administrative CountyKirklees
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE2023
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code01274

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

Liversedge, township with ry. sta., Birstal par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 6½ miles SE. of Bradford, 2130 ac., pop. 12,757; P.O., T.O.; iron founding, machine-making, wiremaking, and the mfrs. of cotton, woollen, and worsted goods are largely carried on. Many fine residences are in the township, which is a local government district.

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