Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Whitwood

Whitwood, town and township (ry. sta. Altofts and Whitwood), Featherstone par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 4½ miles NW. of Pontefract, 1082 ac., pop. 4102; P.O.; has mfrs. of earthenware, tiles, bricks, &C. Whitwood is a local government district.


(John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "town and township"   (ADL Feature Type: "cities")
Administrative units: Featherstone CP/AP/Tn       Whitwood CP/Tn       Yorkshire AncC
Place: Whitwood

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