Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Yorkshire

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  • Here are the details of maps for Clifton:

  • Yorkshire Sheet 231.16 Clifton & Kirklees Hall 1905 - published 2014; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-84784-766-9

    This detailed map covers the attractive village of Clifton, now in Calderdale, together with Kirklees Hall.

    Features include Kirklees Hall, Lower Hall, site of Kirklees Priory (where Robin Hood is said to have died), Lawn Wood, village of Clifton with individual buildings neatly shown, Highley Hall, St John's church, Gin Pit Hill, Whinchat Hall, Green Lane Pumping Engine, Flatts Pit, Hartshead Pit, mineral tramways, Soap House, Brake Head, Green Farm, short stretch of Bailiff Bridge Branch, Woodhouse Iron Works etc. An 1889 directory of Hartshead & Clifton is included on the reverse.

    The map links up with sheet 231.15 Brighouse to the west, 232.13 Roberttown & Hartshead to the east.


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    Maps in the Godfrey Edition are taken from the 25 inch to the mile map and reduced to about 15 inches to the mile. For a full list of maps for England, return to the England page.

    The Godfrey Edition / godfreyedition@btinternet.com / 18 March 2014