Midgley  West Riding


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Midgley like this:

MIDGLEY, a village in Shitlington township, Thornhill parish, W. R. Yorkshire; 7½ miles NW of Barnesley. Pop., 252.

Additional information about this locality is available for Sitlington

Midgley through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 19th April 2019

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