Place:South Crosland, West Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameSouth Crosland
TypeVillage, Urban district
Coordinates53.6°N 1.817°W
Located inWest Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inWest Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
Yorkshire, England    
See alsoHuddersfield, West Riding of Yorkshire, Englandborough in which it was located 1937-1974
Kirklees, West Yorkshire, Englandmetropolitan borough covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog


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South Crosland is a village in the metropolitan borough of Kirklees in West Yorkshire, England.


It was originally a chapelry in the civil parish of Almondbury, and became a separate civil parish in 1866. It became an urban district in 1894 under the Local Government Act 1894. The parish and urban district was abolished under a County Review Order in 1938, being split between the county borough of Huddersfield, the Holmfirth Urban District, and the Meltham urban district.

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