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Clayton West, Kirklees

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Clayton West, Kirklees

Clayton West is a village in Kirklees, West Yorkshire, England. It had a population of 2,648 (2001 census) and 2,704 in 2008. It is 9 miles southeast of Huddersfield and 7 miles northwest of Barnsley. It is in the parish of Clayton West and High Hoyland. An attractive stone-built village, there is also a little light industry and a number of new housing developments. Facilities in the village include a village store, four pubs and a school called Kayes First School.
Administrative CountyKirklees
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE2510
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 code01484
 

Other names by which Clayton West, Kirklees has been known in the past

Clayton ~ West Clayton

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

Clayton, West.-- township and ry. sta., High Hoyland par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 12 miles SE. of Huddersfield by rail, 1140 ac., pop. 1435; P.O., T.O.

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