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Dewsbury Moor, Kirklees

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Dewsbury Moor, Kirklees

Dewsbury Moor is a district of Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, England. It lies to the west of the Dewsbury town centre. The population is around 5,650. Crime rates are higher than the national average. Dewsbury Moor Amateur Rugby League Football Club is based on Heckmondwike Road and has three playing fields nearby. The rugby club has turned out several notable rugby league professionals including Ryan Sheridan, Matt Diskin and Dean Lawford.
Administrative CountyKirklees
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE2222
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityWest Yorkshire

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

Dewsbury Moor, eccl. dist. and estate, Dewsbury par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, pop. 7325.

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