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Altofts, Wakefield

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Altofts, Wakefield

Altofts is a village in West Yorkshire, England. It lies 5 miles north-east from the centre of Wakefield and less than 1 mile north-west of Normanton. The M62 runs close to the village to the north-east, and the Aire and Calder Navigation to the north-west.
Administrative CountyWakefield
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE3723
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 code01924
Population(2001 Census)

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

Altofts, township with ry. sta., Normanton par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 3½ miles NE. of Wakefield, 1837 ac., pop. 3172; P.O., T.O.

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