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Scarcroft, Leeds

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Scarcroft, Leeds

Scarcroft is an upmarket village and civil parish 6 miles north east of Leeds city centre in the City of Leeds metropolitan borough, West Yorkshire, England. The village lies on the main A58 road between Leeds and Wetherby. Scarcroft has a LS14 postcode and two of the most expenisve streets in Yorkshire and the Humber - Ling Lane and Bracken Park. It has a population of 1,153 The village of Bardsey is further 1 mile eastwards on the A58 towards Wetherby.
Post townLEEDS
Administrative CountyLeeds
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE3541
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 code0113

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

Scarcroft, township and vil. (ry. sta. Thorner and Scarcroft), Thorner par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire - township, 1073 ac., pop. 290; vil., 5½ miles NE. of Leeds; P.O., T.O.

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