Place:Cullingworth, West Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameCullingworth
Alt namesColingauuordesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 315
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates53.818°N 1.914°W
Located inWest Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inWest Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
Yorkshire, England    
See alsoBingley, West Riding of Yorkshire, Englandurban district in which Cullingworth was located until 1974
Bradford (metropolitan borough), West Yorkshire, Englandmetropolitan borough of which it has been a part since 1974
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Cullingworth is a village and civil parish in West Yorkshire, England, 7 miles west of Bradford and 4 miles south of Keighley. The surrounding countryside is mainly used for sheep and cattle farming, with areas of moorland lying to the north and west. The village has undergone expansion in recent years, including a new primary school and housing estates. Cullingworth is now a popular commuter settlement serving the nearby towns of Keighley, Bradford and Halifax. The village has a population of 2,759 according to the 2001 census.

Cullingworth was situated in Bingley Urban District until being absorbed by Bradford Metropolitan Borough in 1974.

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