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Middlestown, Wakefield

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Middlestown, Wakefield

Middlestown is a small village in West Yorkshire, England, in the civil parish of Sitlington. The villages of Middlestown, Netherton, Overton and Midgley are built around and overlook the Coxley Valley. There are two Yorkshire Wildlife Trust Nature Reserves within the boundaries and the area is also home to the National Coal Mining Museum for England. Both the M1 and M62 are a few minutes drive away.
Administrative CountyWakefield
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE2617
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityWest Yorkshire

Middlestown, Wakefield in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Middlestown, eccl. dist. and vil., Thornhill par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire - dist., pop. 2993; vil., 3 miles SE. of Dewsbury; P.O.

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