Gawthorpe  West Riding


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

Gawthorpe, hamlet, in par. and 1 mile E. of Dewsbury, S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire; P.O. See OSSETT WITH GAWTHORPE.

Additional information about this locality is available for Ossett

Gawthorpe through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 27th June 2022

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