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Midgley, Wakefield

Midgley is a hill-top village in Calderdale, West Yorkshire, England. It is 1 mile east-north-east of Mytholmroyd, 2.5 miles east-south-east of Hebden Bridge and 4 miles west-north-west of Halifax. It is home to Midgley School and a village shop and community room. The Old Co-op has been refurbished to become the site of a new shop and community room staffed entirely by volunteers. The shop opened in February 2010.
Post townHALIFAX
Administrative CountyWakefield
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE2714
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code01422

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

Midgley, Vil., Thornhill par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 7½ miles NW. of Barnsley.

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