Old Town, West Yorkshire

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Old Town
Old Town Mill Lane - geograph.org.uk - 1077275.jpg
Mill Lane
Old Town is located in West Yorkshire
Old Town
Old Town
Location within West Yorkshire
OS grid referenceSD998284
Civil parish
Metropolitan borough
Metropolitan county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Postcode districtHX7
Dialling code01422
PoliceWest Yorkshire
FireWest Yorkshire
EU ParliamentYorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
List of places
53°45′08″N 2°00′16″W / 53.752192°N 2.004482°W / 53.752192; -2.004482Coordinates: 53°45′08″N 2°00′16″W / 53.752192°N 2.004482°W / 53.752192; -2.004482

Old Town is a village in Calderdale, West Yorkshire, England. It is situated on a hilltop above Hebden Bridge and across the Hebden valley from Heptonstall. The village falls within the Calderdale Ward of Luddendenfoot. Both Old Town and nearby Pecket Well are served by Wadsworth Parish Council. Old Town has a village green, two chapels, a pub called the Hare & Hounds (known by the locals as Lane Ends) and a post office.[2][3][4] The village has a population of about 1,070.

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  1. ^ "Property details: My Property: Calderdale Council". www.calderdale.gov.uk. Retrieved 30 May 2009.
  2. ^ "Hebden Bridge.Com - Surrounding Villages". www.hebdenbridge.com. Retrieved 30 May 2009.
  3. ^ "Hare And Hounds". www.hareandhounds.me.uk. Retrieved 30 May 2009.
  4. ^ hebdenbridge.info

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