Scholes  West Riding


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

Scholes, small town, Kirkburton par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 5 miles S. of Huddersfield, 763 ac., pop. 1182; is a local government district.

Scholes through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 27th May 2024

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