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Whitwood, Wakefield

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Whitwood, Wakefield

Administrative CountyWakefield
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE4024
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityWest Yorkshire

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

Whitwood, town and township (ry. sta. Altofts and Whitwood), Featherstone par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 4½ miles NW. of Pontefract, 1082 ac., pop. 4102; P.O.; has mfrs. of earthenware, tiles, bricks, &C. Whitwood is a local government district.

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