Adwalton

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Adwalton
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Adwalton
Adwalton is located in West Yorkshire
Adwalton
Adwalton
Adwalton shown within West Yorkshire
OS grid reference SE2229
Metropolitan borough
Metropolitan county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BRADFORD
Postcode district BD11
Dialling code 0113
Police West Yorkshire
Fire West Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Yorkshire
53°45′05″N 1°39′16″W / 53.751388°N 1.654537°W / 53.751388; -1.654537Coordinates: 53°45′05″N 1°39′16″W / 53.751388°N 1.654537°W / 53.751388; -1.654537

Adwalton is a village in the City of Leeds metropolitan borough, West Yorkshire, England. It is 6 miles (9.7 km) south west of Leeds and is now generally regarded as part of the larger village of Drighlington. It is in the BD11 (Bradford) postcode area. The population of the village at the 2011 Census was only limited. It is included in the Morley, West Yorkshire ward of Leeds City Council.

It is notable as the site of the Battle of Adwalton Moor in 1643;[1] an event of the First English Civil War .

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Battle of Adwalton Moor". Retrieved 2008-09-24. 

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