Place:Glass Houghton, West Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameGlass Houghton
Alt namesGlass-Houghtonsource: Family History Library Catalog
Hoctunsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 316
Houghton-Glasssource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates53.702°N 1.321°W
Located inWest Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
North Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
See alsoWakefield (metropolitan borough), West Yorkshire, Englandmetropolitan borough of which Glass Houghton is now a part
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


Glass Houghton is a district of Castleford, an urban district in the West Riding of Yorkshire until 1974. Since the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974, Castleford (and its internal districts) have been located in the metropolitan borough of Wakefield in West Yorkshire.

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