Place:


Harewood  West Riding

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Harewood like this:

Harewood.-- par. and township, E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 8 miles N. of Leeds -- par., 12,343 ac. (including part of Wike in Bardsey par.), pop. 2614; township, 3654 ac., pop. 716; P.O., T.O.; in the neighbourhood are ruins of castle (llth century); also Harewood House (1760), seat of Earl of Harewood.

Harewood through time

Harewood is now part of Leeds district. Click here for graphs and data of how Leeds has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Harewood itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Harewood, in Leeds and West Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/12830

Date accessed: 19th April 2019


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