Place:Holdworth, West Riding of Yorkshire, England

Alt namesAldeuuordesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 316
Haldeuurdesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 316
Coordinates53.416°N 1.576°W
Located inWest Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inSouth Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
Yorkshire, England    
See alsoEcclesfield, West Riding of Yorkshire, Englandparish of which it was a part until 1974
Sheffield (metropolitan borough), South Yorkshire, Englandmetropolitan borough of which it has been a part since 1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

GENUKI quotes from a gazetteer of the 1820s that Holdworth is a hamlet in the township of Bradfield, and parish of Ecclesfield, 6 miles northwest of Sheffield. There is also a hamlet west of Halifax in the suburb of Ovenden named Holdsworth.

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