Hebden  West Riding


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

HEBDEN, a township in Linton parish, W. R. Yorkshire; on the river Wharfe, 8 miles NNE of Skipton. It has a post office under Skipton, and a chapel of ease. Acres, 3, 583. Real property, £1, 649; of which £250 are in mines. Pop., 435. Houses, 99. Much of the surface consists of Hebden moor.

Hebden through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 21st May 2024

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