Streets in Calderdale



Fair Mount, TodmordenRef 19-4103

Fair View, BarkislandRef 19-1060

Fair View, Hebden BridgeRef 19-3523

Fair View Street, TodmordenRef 19-4126

Fairburn Court, SouthowramRef 19-1110

Fairclough Grove, OvendenRef 19-1140

Fairfax Crescent, SouthowramRef 19-1174
During World War II, an anti-aircraft site was moved from Halifax and relocated to the Southowram site now occupied by Fairfax Crescent

Fairfield, Hebden BridgeRef 19-3545

Fairfield Terrace, Lee MountRef 19-558
Recorded in 1881

This & associated entries use material contributed by Glynn Helliwell

Fairless Avenue, Bailiff BridgeRef 19-3119
Fairless Avenue, Bailiff Bridge

Fairview Terrace, Lee MountRef 19-1204

The Fairway, IllingworthRef 19-6654

Falcon Square, DudwellRef 19-1231

Falcon Street, DudwellRef 19-1292

Fall Lane, HartsheadRef 19-3833

Fall Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-360
The route between Norland and Skircoat via Washer Lane. Mearclough Bridge, Sowerby Bridge carries the lane over the Calder

Fall Spring Gardens, StainlandRef 19-F67

See Providence Congregational Church, Stainland

Fall Spring Green, StainlandRef 19-1348

Falling Royd, Hebden BridgeRef 19-3568

Falls Road, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6877

Far Cotton Stones, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-3522

Far Fold, HolmfieldRef 19-583

Far Royd, OvendenRef 19-1373

Far Sowood, StainlandRef 19-1398

Far View, IllingworthRef 19-1424

Farnboro Street, TodmordenRef 19-4152

Farnborough Street, TodmordenRef 19-6502

Farrar's Buildings, HalifaxRef 19-902
Recorded in 1852 on Park Street, Northgate

Farrar Mill Lane, SiddalRef 19-361
See Farrar Mill Lane Aqueduct

Farrar Street, HalifaxRef 19-845
Recorded in 1874 off William Street

Faugh Lane, HeptonstallRef 19-3853

See Learings, Heptonstall

Fawcett's Row, HalifaxRef 19-3810
Area of Jail Lane. Recorded in 1850

Fearnley Cottages, Hebden BridgeRef 19-3588

Feather Bed Lane, West ValeRef 19-6535

Featherbed Close, West ValeRef 19-1452

Fell Side, TodmordenRef 19-4330

Fenny Royd, HipperholmeRef 19-1476
A stretch of the Halifax-Hipperholme section of the A58 near Fenny Royd House, Hipperholme

Fenton's Court, HalifaxRef 19-6745
Russell Street.

Recorded in 1851

Fenton Road, HalifaxRef 19-1502

See Arden Works, Halifax, Fenton Road Mills, Halifax and Knight Street, Halifax

Ferguson Street, HalifaxRef 19-1685
and Back Ferguson Street were named after the man who owned the land.

Numbers 9 and 11 are listed

Fern Bank, MytholmroydRef 19-6150

Fern Bank, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-3567

Fern Hill Lane, WarleyRef 19-319
Recorded in 1905 at Cote Hill

Fern Hill, WarleyRef 19-6348
Recorded in 1905

Fern Lea, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-3606

Fern Street, BoothtownRef 19-1530
Boothtown Road.

See Sykes Street

Fern Villas, Hebden BridgeRef 19-6175
Built about 1910

Ferney Lee Road, TodmordenRef 19-4355

Ferney Street, TodmordenRef 19-6572

Fernfield Terrace, Akroydon, HalifaxRef 19-1559

Fiddle Lane, RippondenRef 19-3875

Field Close, WheatleyRef 19-1603

Field Head, Causeway FootRef 19-1880

Field Head Lane, Cragg ValeRef 19-6610

Field Head Lane, IllingworthRef 19-1643

Field Head Way, IllingworthRef 19-1830

Field Hurst, BarkislandRef 19-1920

Field Lane, RastrickRef 19-713
The former Lodge to Rastrick House, at the junction with Holly Bank Road, Rastrick is listed.

See Cheetham Estate, Rastrick and Field Lane housing estate

Field Side, HalifaxRef 19-1946

Field Top, BrighouseRef 19-4203

Field Top Lane, RastrickRef 19-6636

Field Top Road, RastrickRef 19-4176

Field View, IllingworthRef 19-1977
6 houses (built? and) owned by Calvert's (Illingworth) Limited

Fielden Square, TodmordenRef 19-1716

Fielden Street, HalifaxRef 19-7058
Gibbet Street.

Recorded in 1924

Fielden Street, TodmordenRef 19-4380

Fielden Terrace, TodmordenRef 19-3426
Some of the buildings here are listed

  • Numbers 1, 3, 5 & 7

Fielding Street, Hebden BridgeRef 19-44

Fife Street, Lee MountRef 19-609

Fig Street, TodmordenRef 19-90

Filey Street, ClaremountRef 19-3446
Recorded in 1881, 1895 & 1936.

The gazetteer of 1924 described it as being at

67 St Thomas Street, Claremount

The street and its houses were lost when Claremount Road and New Bank were redeveloped in the 1960s

This & associated entries use material contributed by Glynn Helliwell

Finkel StreetRef 19-1185
There are many roads in the district – and elsewhere in the Danelaw part of Britain – called Fink Hill, Finkle Street, and Finkil Street including Fink Hill, Brighouse, Finkhill, Brighouse, Finkil Street, Hove Edge, Finkle Street, Luddendenfoot, Finkle Street, Sowerby Bridge and Lower Finkil Street, Hove Edge.

There have been several suggestions about the origin of the name – some more plausible than others – including

  • A street with a bend – from the Norse word for angle, corner,  elbow
  • A street linking the market place with the high street
  • An open drain in the gutter of a street
  • A red-light district
  • A place where fennel grows
  • A stream
  • Finch hill = a hill where finches are to be found

Finkil Street, Hove EdgeRef 19-4820
See the note on Finkel Street

See Finkhill

Finkle Street, LuddendenfootRef 19-439
Fincle-street is recorded in 1863., when he married

See the note on Finkel Street

See Finkle Street Reservoir, Luddendenfoot

Finkle Street, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6071
See the note on Finkel Street

Fir Street, TodmordenRef 19-3466

Fir Wood Close, TodmordenRef 19-3484

First Avenue, HalifaxRef 19-2005

Firth Avenue, BrighouseRef 19-4821
Recorded in 1905 as Firth Street

Firth's Buildings, HolmfieldRef 19-5832
Recorded in 1917

Firth House Lane, RastrickRef 19-4822

A row of 3 early 19th century cottages are listed

See Firth House, Rastrick

Firth House Lane, StainlandRef 19-131

Firth Street, BrighouseRef 19-4718
Recorded in 1905. From around 1911, this was shown as Firth Avenue

Firth Street, RastrickRef 19-6319

Firth's Terrace, Lee MountRef 19-635

Fish Pond, HolmfieldRef 19-871

Fitzwilliam Street, HalifaxRef 19-3992
Area of Mount Pleasant / Commercial Road

Fixby Avenue, Pye NestRef 19-2037

Fixby Fold, EllandRef 19-6411

Fleece Court, HalifaxRef 19-6383
Recorded in 1905 off Dungeon Street

Fleece Court, HalifaxRef 19-6956
Off Dungeon Street. Recorded in 1911

Fleece Lane, HalifaxRef 19-663
Recorded in 1850 at Gibbet Street

Fleet Court, HalifaxRef 19-6577
Recorded in 1865. Was a part of The City.

See Fleet Street, Halifax

Fleet Square, HalifaxRef 19-6711
Was a part of The City

Fleet Street, HalifaxRef 19-63
Was a part of The City

See Crossley Court, Fleet Court and Hanson's Square

Fletcher Crescent, RastrickRef 19-4284

Flight House Road, RippondenRef 19-6498
Links Blue Ball Road and Coal Gate Road

Flint Street, HalifaxRef 19-7047
A street of 10 back-to-back houses off Raglan Street.

The property was demolished [1965-1970] and a Beech Tree clothing warehouse was built on the site

Florence Close, HalifaxRef 19-182

Florence Street, HalifaxRef 19-4053
Named after Florence Crossley

Flower Acre, EllandRef 19-6439

Flower Bank, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-3663

Flower Scar Road, TodmordenRef 19-4855

See Flower Scar Farm

Flowerlands, HalifaxRef 19-2061

Fluence StreetRef 19-965
Recorded in 1874 off Francis Street

Foddle Lane, BrighouseRef 19-5488
An early name for Alegar Street

Fold, BradshawRef 19-699

Fold, MixendenRef 19-728

Folly Hall Lane, Cragg ValeRef 19-3899

Folly Hall Road, Cragg ValeRef 19-210

Fool's Penny Row, RastrickRef 19-2182
Lords Lane, Lower Newlands.

Recorded in the 19th century, when a number of the residents – workers at Calder Dye Works – set the local co-operative movement in motion

Footkiln, Hebden BridgeRef 19-6202

Fore Lane Avenue, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6073

See White Windows, Sowerby

Fore Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-3704

Forest Avenue, OvendenRef 19-2092

Forest Cottages, OvendenRef 19-757

Forest Crescent, OvendenRef 19-2119

Forest Green, OvendenRef 19-2148

Forest Grove, OvendenRef 19-2201

Forest Hill Road, StainlandRef 19-2229

Forest Row, OvendenRef 19-788

Forest View, OvendenRef 19-818

Forest Villas, Lee MountRef 19-877

Forester's Row, StainlandRef 19-6756
Recorded in 1911, when Edward Lumb was a fried fish dealer here

This & associated entries use material contributed by Carole Edwards Caruso

Forresters Terrace, StainlandRef 19-1725
Recorded in 1918, when Edward Lumb died here

This & associated entries use material contributed by Carole Edwards Caruso

Foss'n Lane, SoylandRef 19-4258
Or Foxon Lane. Recorded in 1863, when he married

Foster Clough, MytholmroydRef 19-6231

Foster's Court, HalifaxRef 19-6466
18 Westgate.

Recorded in 1851, when Thomas Foster lived here. Recorded in 1861 & 1924

Foster Lane, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5643
A house here was used for Methodist services from 1839. It was superseded by the Tin Mission.

Some of the buildings here are listed

  • Numbers 1, 5, 7 & 9
  • Numbers 14 to 24

Foster's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-349
Recorded in 1891 & 1905 off Gaol Lane / Woolshops.

James Parrish was here

Foul Clough Road, TodmordenRef 19-3505
Built in the late 18th century to provide access to Foul Clough Coal Pit

Foundry Street, HalifaxRef 19-6920
In All Souls' Parish.

See Davies's Court, Halifax and Victoria Street, Halifax

Foundry Street North, OvendenRef 19-2254

Foundry Street, HalifaxRef 19-64
A short street which ran east from Northgate.

See Back Foundry Street, Halifax, Brook's Foundry, Halifax, Green's Yard, Halifax, Park Street, Halifax, Scott's Row, Halifax and Whitaker's Buildings, Halifax

Foundry Street, RastrickRef 19-3925
Off Birds Royd Lane. Recorded in 1881

Foundry Street, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-3948
Off Sowerby Street

Foundry Street, TodmordenRef 19-379

Fountain Court, HalifaxRef 19-2287

Fountain Place, HalifaxRef 19-5761
Recorded in 1842

Fountain Street, HalifaxRef 19-1815
Formerly known as Doctor Lane.

The street originally led from Barum Top to the Prescott Fountain and Ward's End.

Beerhouses & Pubs in Fountain Street, Halifax

See Grove House Estate

Fountain Street, Hebden BridgeRef 19-6261

Fountain Street, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-3726

See Upper Fountain Street, Sowerby Bridge

Fountain Street, TodmordenRef 19-409
Castle Street

Fountains, IllingworthRef 19-3970

Four Gates End, MytholmroydRef 19-6286

Four Lane Ends, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-3747

Fox Bank, TodmordenRef 19-440

Fox Buildings, WarleyRef 19-7053
Recorded in 1881, when Robert Fox was living here

Fox Buildings, West ValeRef 19-6787
Green Lane. A terrace of 5 houses – Numbers 82, 80, 78, 64 & 62.

The property was demolished in the 1960s.

A boys' remand home was built on the site

Fox Court, West ValeRef 19-2314

Fox Ginnel, HalifaxRef 19-2111
Aka Fox Passage.

Recorded in 1845 & 1874 off Cheapside / Silver Street [?]

Fox Passage, HalifaxRef 19-65
Aka Fox Ginnel

Foxcroft Drive, RastrickRef 19-4307

Foxen Lane, Mill BankRef 19-385
/ Soyland.

See Ann Crabtree's School, Foxen Lane Bridge, Mill Bank, Lower Soyland Mill, Soyland and The Homestead, Sowerby Bridge

Foxon Lane, SoylandRef 19-4232
Or Foss'n Lane

Frances Street, BrighouseRef 19-4826
Built and dated 1865. Named for Frances, wife of Sir Gillery Piggott

Frances Street, EllandRef 19-6461
Named after a member of the Langdale family

Francis Close, HalifaxRef 19-2342
Part of West Hill Park. Named for Francis Crossley

Francis Street, EllandRef 19-4011
(Possibly) named after a member of the Langdale family.

See Robert Kaye & Sons

Francis Street, HalifaxRef 19-1863
Land here was owned by Mr Emmett.

The street was named for Sir Francis Crossley.

Buildings here have included

See Prince Street, Halifax and Warwick Street, Halifax

Francis Street, RastrickRef 19-389
In 1896, houses here and in Brook Street, Rastrick were sold to the Loyal Village Pride Lodge of Oddfellows for £675.

The street was renamed Harley Street

Frank Lane, MidgleyRef 19-1576

See Gutter Houses, Midgley

Frank Street, HalifaxRef 19-248

Franklin Street, HalifaxRef 19-2374
Recorded in 1901 East of Eton Street

Freakfield Lane, HartsheadRef 19-4082
The name comes from the Anglian Freaca's feld and means the field of Freaca, the settler

Free School Lane, HalifaxRef 19-1055
Takes its name from Heath Grammar School, the Free School of Queen Elizabeth which was built there

See Heath Crescent, Halifax

Freedom Place, HalifaxRef 19-527
Recorded in 1858 at Mount Pleasant

Freedom Street, HalifaxRef 19-2186
Area of Mount Pleasant / Commercial Road.

Built before 1854 by the Union Building Society

Recorded in 1901

Freeman Road, SouthowramRef 19-2401

Frieldhurst Road, TodmordenRef 19-463

Frieldhurst Terrace, TodmordenRef 19-4032
Aka Long Row.

Around 1910, addresses are frequently recorded as Frieldhurst Terrace and / or Burnley Road.

The houses were demolished in the 1970s

Friendly Avenue, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-3767

Friendly Fold, OvendenRef 19-3503

Friendly Fold Road, Lee MountRef 19-2428

Friendly, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-3787

Friendly Street, Lee MountRef 19-3544

Front View, HalifaxRef 19-3587

Frost Hole Lane, Cragg ValeRef 19-283

Frost Holme, TodmordenRef 19-499

Fuller Street, SkircoatRef 19-1612
Named for Ingram Fuller Godfrey.

The street was lost when Fuller sold the land to the Poor Law Guardians and the Halifax General Hospital was extended towards the west

Furness Avenue, IllingworthRef 19-3626

Furness Crescent, IllingworthRef 19-932

Furness Drive, OvendenRef 19-3644

Furness Gardens, IllingworthRef 19-998

Furness Grove, IllingworthRef 19-3683

Furness Park, IllingworthRef 19-1028

Furness Place, OvendenRef 19-1262

Fustian Place, GauxholmeRef 19-1124
The name of Tub Street, Gauxholme after 1910

© Malcolm Bull 2024
Revised 14:11 / 13th May 2024 / 50751

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