Bailiff Bridge

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Coordinates: 53°43′00″N 1°46′54″W / 53.7167°N 1.7817°W / 53.7167; -1.7817

Bailiff Bridge
Bailiff Bridge is located in West Yorkshire
Bailiff Bridge
Bailiff Bridge
 Bailiff Bridge shown within West Yorkshire
Population (2001 census)
OS grid reference SE145245
Metropolitan borough Calderdale
Metropolitan county West Yorkshire
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BRIGHOUSE
Postcode district HD6
Dialling code 01484
Police West Yorkshire
Fire West Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament Elmet
List of places
UK
England
Yorkshire

Bailiff Bridge is a village 1.5 miles (2.4 km) north from Brighouse, West Yorkshire, England, and is 5 miles (8.0 km) from Huddersfield and 7 miles (11 km) from Bradford.

The village is centred on the A649 and A641 roads which connect it to nearby towns and cities.

History[edit]

The village was served by Bailiff Bridge railway station on the Pickle Bridge Line between 1881 and 1917. The main employer in the village was Firth's carpets. Notable residents from the village are Danny and Richard McNamara from the band Embrace, who grew up in the village.[citation needed]

External links[edit]

Media related to Bailiff Bridge at Wikimedia Commons