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Adwalton, Leeds

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Adwalton, Leeds

Adwalton is village in the City of Leeds metropolitan borough, West Yorkshire, England. It is 6 miles south west of Leeds and is now generally regarded as part of the larger village of Drighlington. It is in the BD11 postcode area. It is notable as the site of the Battle of Adwalton Moor in 1643; an event of the First English Civil War .
Post townBRADFORD
Administrative CountyLeeds
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE2328
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code0113
 

Other names by which Adwalton, Leeds has been known in the past

Adderton

Adwalton, Leeds in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Adwalton, hamlet with ry. sta., Birstal par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 5 miles SW. of Leeds.

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