Purlwell  West Riding


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

PURLWELL, a hamlet in Batley township and parish, W. R. Yorkshire; 2 miles N of Dewsbury.

Additional information about this locality is available for Batley

Purlwell through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 27th June 2022

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