General Notes

Illingworth is a district to the north of Halifax in the township of Ovenden.

Since the 1950s, large parts of Illingworth, Ovenden, and Wheatley have been housing estates.

The name means enclosure of rough land or enclosure belonging to Illa or Ylla.

The original church of St Mary the Virgin dates from the 16th century.

It is the origin of the surname Illingworth which was first recorded in 1285.

See Graptolite's Notes on the Church at Illingworth

Some sites, sights and other entries for Illingworth

Barrack Castle, Illingworth
Barrack Farm, Illingworth
Beech Royde, Illingworth
Black House Farm, Illingworth
Blackhouse Fold, Illingworth
Bull & Butcher, Illingworth

Clark's Cottage, Illingworth
The Clark's Office, Illingworth
Cockpit School, Illingworth
Commercial, Illingworth
Compass, Illingworth
Crown & Anchor, Illingworth

The Dean family of Illingworth

Eastwood's Farm, Illingworth
The Elms, Illingworth

Far View House, Illingworth
Field Head, Illingworth
Field House, Illingworth
Fold Farm, Illingworth
Forest House, Illingworth

Gardeners', Illingworth
Goose Gate Farm, Illingworth
Greenwood's School, Illingworth

Dr David Hartley
Harwood House, Illingworth Moor
Height Farm, Illingworth
Horner's Buildings, Illingworth

Illingworth Chapel
Illingworth Church School
Illingworth Co-Op
Illingworth Conservative Association
Illingworth constables
Illingworth Cross
Illingworth Cross
Illingworth Edge Quarries
Illingworth Fire Station
Illingworth Gaol
Illingworth Hall Farm
Illingworth House
Illingworth Industrial & Provident Society Limited
Illingworth Library
Illingworth Mill, Elland
Illingworth Mills, Ovenden
Illingworth moor
Illingworth Moor Post Office
Illingworth Moor Wesleyan Chapel

Illingworth Moor Wesleyan Graveyard
Illingworth National School
Illingworth Police Station
Illingworth Post Office
Illingworth Saint Mary's Cricket Club
Illingworth stocks
Illingworth Tennis Club
Illingworth Vicarage
Illingworth Ward Liberal Club
Illingworth Ward, Halifax
Illingworth Wesleyan Methodist New Chapel

Jumples Lodge, Illingworth

Long Row, Illingworth
Lower Hal, Illingworth

Machine Makers' Arms, Illingworth
Maude House, Illingworth
Middle Schole Croft, Bradshaw
Multon Hall, Illingworth
Mutton Hall, Illingworth

Prospect Villas, Illingworth
Providence United Reformed Church, Illingworth

Queen's Head, Illingworth

Ryecroft, Illingworth

Saint Mary's Sunday School, Illingworth
Saint Mary the Virgin, Illingworth
Scausby Hall, Illingworth
Shaw Lane Mill, Illingworth
The Smith family of Illingworth & Wakefield
The Story of Saint Mary's Illingworth
Swan, Illingworth

Talbot, Illingworth
Threap Croft, Illingworth
Threapland Farm, Illingworth

Upper Hal, Illingworth

White Lion, Illingworth
Whitehill Lodge, Illingworth
Wrigley Hill, Illingworth

Yew Tree, Illingworth

The Illingworth family
The Illingworth family of Illingworth

Beerhouses & Pubs in Illingworth

Several beerhouses and public houses have been recorded in and around Illingworth, including

See North Halifax

© Malcolm Bull 2022
Revised 13:16 / 21st November 2022 / 10147

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