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Kirkhamgate, Wakefield

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Kirkhamgate, Wakefield

Kirkhamgate is a village, north-west of Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England. It originated as a hamlet in the Alverthorpe township in the parish of Wakefield in the West Riding of Yorkshire.
Administrative CountyWakefield
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE2922
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

Other names by which Kirkhamgate, Wakefield has been known in the past

Kirkham Gate

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

Kirkham Gate, in par. and 1 mile from Wakefield, S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire; P.O.

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