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Allerton Bywater, Leeds

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Allerton Bywater, Leeds

Allerton Bywater is a semi-rural village and civil parish in the south-east of City of Leeds metropolitan borough in West Yorkshire, England. The village itself is 2 miles north of Castleford and lies in the WF10 Castleford postcode area. The River Aire flows through the village to the south-west. Allerton Bywater is built up of several smaller communities, mainly based around old mining villages including: Brigshaw, Hollinhurst and Bowers Row.
Administrative CountyLeeds
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE4227
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 code01977/0113
Population3,948 (2001 census)

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

Allerton Bywater, township and eccl. dist. (A. B. St Mary the Less), S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 5 miles NW. of Pontefract, 945 ac., pop. 1565; eccl. dist., pop: 2489; P.O.

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