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South Hiendley, Wakefield

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South Hiendley, Wakefield

South Hiendley is a village and civil parish in the City of Wakefield in West Yorkshire, England. It has a population of 1,667. Until 1974 it was part of Hemsworth Rural District.
Administrative CountyWakefield
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE3912
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 South Hiendley, Wakefield has been known in the past

Hiendley ~ Hiendley South

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

Hiendley, South, township and vil., Felkirk par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 5 miles NE. of Barnsley, 1292 ac., pop. 366; P.O.; in vicinity of vil. is the hamlet of Upper Hiendley.

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