Mount Tabor, West Yorkshire

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Mount Tabor
Mount Tabor is located in West Yorkshire
Mount Tabor
Mount Tabor
Location within West Yorkshire
OS grid referenceSE052272
• London170 mi (270 km) SE
Metropolitan borough
Metropolitan county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townHalifax
Postcode districtHX2
PoliceWest Yorkshire
FireWest Yorkshire
AmbulanceYorkshire
EU ParliamentYorkshire and the Humber
List of places
UK
England
Yorkshire
53°44′28″N 1°55′12″W / 53.741°N 1.920°W / 53.741; -1.920Coordinates: 53°44′28″N 1°55′12″W / 53.741°N 1.920°W / 53.741; -1.920

Mount Tabor is a hamlet in Calderdale, West Yorkshire, England, named for the biblical Battle of Mount Tabor mentioned in the Book of Judges. It is situated approximately 3 miles (5 km) north-west from Halifax town centre. The hamlet is in the Warley ward of Calderdale.

The hamlet is served by buses from Halifax bus station.

Hannah Cockroft's gold postbox

A post box in the hamlet is painted gold, to commemorate one of Hannah Cockroft's 2012 Summer Paralympics gold medals.

The author Whiteley Turner lived in Mount Tabor.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "A moorland Saunter with Whiteley". Halifax Courier. 18 October 2007. Retrieved 29 April 2013.

External links[edit]

Media related to Mount Tabor at Wikimedia Commons