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Purston Jaglin, Wakefield

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Purston Jaglin, Wakefield

Post townPONTEFRACT
Administrative CountyWakefield
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE4319
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code01977
Population14,175 (2001)
 

Other names by which Purston Jaglin, Wakefield has been known in the past

Purston

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

Purston, eccl. dist. and vil., Featherstone par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire - dist., pop. 2703; contains Purston Jaglin township; vil., 2 miles NW. of Pontefract; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity is Purston Lodge, seat.

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