Streets in Calderdale



Waddington's Yard, BrighouseRef 19-6528
Recorded in 1911, when Walter Adamson Flint lived here.

Question: Does anyone know whether this was connected to A. L. Waddington & Son?


Wade House Avenue, ShelfRef 19-2833

Wade House Road, ShelfRef 19-4425
Named for Wade House, Shelf

Wade Lane, HalifaxRef 19-5066

Wade Place, HalifaxRef 19-275
Recorded in 1874 off Wade Street

Wade Street, HalifaxRef 19-1748
A continuation of Crossley Street to the east.

Named for Mr Wade who had a house and grocery shop here [19th century].

Much of the street was lost when the area was redeveloped.

See Nettleton's Court, Halifax and Wade Place, Halifax

Wadsworth Avenue, TodmordenRef 19-5152

Wadsworth's Buildings, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-7087
Wakefield Road

Recorded in 1871

Wadsworth Lane, Hebden BridgeRef 19-4414

See Manor House, Hebden Bridge

Wadsworth Street, HalifaxRef 19-1019
Recorded in 1874 off Lister Street

Wadsworth Street, HalifaxRef 19-2856

Wadsworth View, Hebden BridgeRef 19-4458

Wadsworth's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-1163
Dean Clough. Recorded in 1861

Waindale Close, Mount TaborRef 19-2879

Waindale Crescent, Mount TaborRef 19-2913

Wainhouse Road, HalifaxRef 19-2936

Wainhouse Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-5722

Wainhouse Yard, HalifaxRef 19-1088
Recorded in 1874 off Cripplegate

Wainman Street, HalifaxRef 19-2961

See Coton Street, Halifax

Wainscot Close, Old TownRef 19-4477
Hebden Bridge

Wainsgate Lane, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5908

Wainstalls Lane, WainstallsRef 19-4930

Wainstalls Lodge Lane, WainstallsRef 19-6010

Wainstalls Road, WainstallsRef 19-2983

Wakefield & Halifax TurnpikeRef 19-2158
In 1741, the trust built the turnpike to replace the old Wakefield Gate route into Halifax.

The road goes from Halifax, Stump Cross, Hipperholme Crossroads, Hipperholme Toll Bar, Hipperholme, the Whitehall Hotel, Hipperholme, Lightcliffe, the Horse Shoe, Lightcliffe, the Sun, Lightcliffe, Bailiff Bridge, and on to Wakefield

Wakefield Gate, HalifaxRef 19-3515
Runs from Skircoat Moor Road down to Gainest and Upper Washer Lane. Recorded in 1905

Wakefield GateRef 19-3144

Wakefield Road, BrighouseRef 19-378
Links Brighouse with Junction 25 of the M62.

Thomas Blackburn built housing here primarily for his workers at Phoenix Mill.

See Abattoir, Brighouse and Clifton Bridge, Brighouse

Wakefield Road, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1746
Runs from Salterhebble via Copley to Sowerby Bridge.

This was originally the Sowerby Bridge Turnpike Road.

See Wadsworth's Buildings and Wakefield Road toll-gate

Wakefield Road, HipperholmeRef 19-851
Part of the old Wakefield Gate route from Wakefield via Bailiff Bridge, Lightcliffe and Hipperholme and Halifax. Now the A63.

See Hipperholme crossroads

Wakefield Road, LightcliffeRef 19-6686
Part of the old Wakefield Gate route from Wakefield via Bailiff Bridge, Lightcliffe and Hipperholme and Halifax. Now the A63.

Listed buildings in Wakefield Road, Lightcliffe

  • 17th century houses at Numbers 113, 115
  • Late 18th century houses at Numbers 186, 188, 190

See Grange Terrace, Lightcliffe, Greenhouses, Lightcliffe, Holme House, Lightcliffe and Old Vicarage, Lightcliffe

Walker's Court, HalifaxRef 19-6944
Off Crossley Terrace / Hanson Lane

Recorded in 1891

Walker Lane, Hebden BridgeRef 19-4518

Walker Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6375
Named for the Walker family of Sowerby Bridge who operated nearby Mearclough Mills

Walker's Row, HalifaxRef 19-1223
Recorded in 1874 at Cross Hills

Walker's Square, RastrickRef 19-6819
New Hey Road.

Recorded in 1916

Walker Street, HalifaxRef 19-6793
King Cross.

Paton & Baldwin Limited had a factory here [1960s].

The street was lost when the area was redeveloped in the 1960s

Wallace Street, HalifaxRef 19-3080
Hopwood Lane

Wallis Street, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-5127

Walnut Street, HalifaxRef 19-3102
Between Hopwood Lane and Gibbet Street.

See West End Dye Works, Halifax

Walsh Lane, HalifaxRef 19-6036

Walsh Square, HalifaxRef 19-3125

Walsh Street, HalifaxRef 19-3145
Recorded in 1874 off Queens Road

Walsh's Yard, Bolton BrowRef 19-1441
Wakefield Road

Walshaw Street, ClaremountRef 19-1283
Recorded in 1874 & 1936.

Ran north-east between St Thomas Street, Claremount and Parsonage Street, Claremount. The street and its houses were lost when Claremount Road and New Bank were redeveloped in the 1960s

Walt Royd, OvendenRef 19-4191

Walter Beaumont Terrace, MytholmroydRef 19-6758
Thrush Hill Road. Named in honour of Walter Beaumont

Walterclough Lane, SouthowramRef 19-853

Walton's Building, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6713
Upper Bolton Brow. Recorded in 1881

Walton's Buildings, OvendenRef 19-4440

Walton's Court, HalifaxRef 19-5543
Cul-de-sac which ran south off Gibbet Street between Stead Street and Duke Street

Walton Fold, TodmordenRef 19-5182

Walton Street, HalifaxRef 19-5258
Recorded in 1874 at King Cross.

The property was demolished and Halifax Fire Station built on the land.

The through-houses at the bottom of Walton Street had back yards in China Street

This & associated entries use material contributed by Brian Hardy

Walton's Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-7021
Recorded in 1870 at Salterhebble

Walton's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-1312
Recorded in 1871 off Gibbet Street

Ward's Court, HalifaxRef 19-1338
Recorded in 1874 at Range Bank

Ward Court, RastrickRef 19-1467

Ward's End, HalifaxRef 19-1672
Aka World's End, Wards End and Wardsend. This is part of the main road from Halifax to Huddersfield, which comprises Ward's End, Commercial Street, Portland Place, Prescott Street, Skircoat Road, Spring Hall,, Huddersfield Road, Salterhebble Hill, Huddersfield Road, Elland Wood Bottom, Halifax Road and Calderdale Way.

The name may because it was situated at the end of a night watchman's ward at the south end of Southgate and the top of Horton Street.

Ward's End Hall stood on the site of the Regal Cinema here.

Number 6 Wards End was later known as Holly House.

See Grove House Estate, Halifax, Prescott Fountain and Prince Albert Statue, Halifax

Ward's Houses, SkircoatRef 19-7113
A large number of houses at this address are recorded in the 1861 census.

This doesn't appear to be another name for Ward's Cottage Homes at Washer Lane because entries for Bell Hall

Question: Does anyone know where the property was located?


Warey Street, HalifaxRef 19-6112

Warhurst Road, EllandRef 19-1415

Waring Green Place, BrighouseRef 19-6063

Warland Gate End, TodmordenRef 19-5454

Warland, TodmordenRef 19-5210

Warley Dene, WarleyRef 19-4248

Warley Edge Lane, WarleyRef 19-1146

Some of the buildings here are listed

Warley Edge, WarleyRef 19-4443
See Warley Edge

Warley Grove, HalifaxRef 19-4275

Warley Road Avenue, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6087

Warley Road, HalifaxRef 19-1196

Warley Street, HalifaxRef 19-4346

Warley Town Lane, HalifaxRef 19-4449

See Thomas Milne

Warley Town, WarleyRef 19-4371

Warley View, HalifaxRef 19-4394

Warley Wood Avenue, LuddendenfootRef 19-4433

Warley Wood Lane, FriendlyRef 19-4453

Some of the buildings here are listed

See John Naylor Lane, Luddendenfoot

Warley Wood, LuddendenfootRef 19-4454
In the 1920s, a council estate was built here.

See Bar Wood, Luddendenfoot

Warren Park, BrighouseRef 19-1547

Warren Park Close, BrighouseRef 19-1522

The Warren, SkircoatRef 19-6250
Near Savile Park

Warwick Close, HalifaxRef 19-4496

Warwick Street, HalifaxRef 19-7074
Recorded in 1871 & 1924.

The gazetteer of 1924 described it as

a cul-de-sac at 1 Francis Street

Warwick Street, HalifaxRef 19-7089
Recorded in 1924, when it was at Francis Street

Washer Lane, Pye NestRef 19-4456
At Pye Nest.

A house here – called Washer Lane – is discussed in the book Sketches of Old Halifax.

See Ward's Cottage Homes and West Air, Halifax

Washington Street, Lee MountRef 19-4563

Water Bridge, TodmordenRef 19-5010

Water Green Lane, RippondenRef 19-5338

Water Green, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1521

Water Hill Lane, HalifaxRef 19-4611

Water Hill Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6377

See Hoyle House, Friendly

Water Hill, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1548

Water Lane End, HalifaxRef 19-2935

Water Lane, HalifaxRef 19-171
Leads from South Parade to Stoney Royd and Caddy Field.

See Water Lane Well

Water Street, BrighouseRef 19-3914
A cul-de-sac leading north off Hangram Street. Recorded in 1905. The garages for the vehicles of the Brighouse Co-operative Society were here.

The street and its houses were lost when the area was redeveloped in the 1970s when the Lüdenscheid Link was constructed

Water Street, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1149
Runs behind Ryburn Buildings

Water Street, TodmordenRef 19-5456
Formerly known as Old Shop Lane and Pall Mall

Watergate, HipperholmeRef 19-1277
A small and very steep lane between Tanhouse Hill and the main Hipperholme to Halifax road.

This was a part of the Wakefield Gate route into Halifax.

A stone at the top of the hill is/was inscribed

Mr Nathl Waterhouse Gave
I.L.P.A. for the repair
of this Highway
which the Intrusted
Feoffees for ever
must pay
A. G.

John Lister interprets I.L.P.A as meaning one pound per annum.

See Kirk Lane, Hipperholme

Waterhill Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6142

Waterhouse Almshouses, HalifaxRef 19-4658

Waterhouse Arms Fold, HalifaxRef 19-745
Area of Causeway

Waterhouse Arms Yard, HalifaxRef 19-212
Charles Street.

The yard of the Waterhouse Arms Inn, Halifax. There were several lodging houses here [19th century].

Lodging house keepers included

This is discussed in the book Sketches of Old Halifax

Waterhouse Street, HalifaxRef 19-1732
Leads from Hall End to Broad Street. The Street was created in the 1820s

Waterhouse Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-6818
Blackledge / Upper Kirkgate.

Recorded in 1905 & 1916

Waterloo Bank, Hebden BridgeRef 19-4542

Waterloo Crescent, HalifaxRef 19-5551
89-107 Savile Park Road at Bell Hall. Overlooks Rothwell Road.

Owners and tenants have included

See Waterloo Hall, Halifax

This & associated entries use material contributed by Ivan Birch

Waterloo Road, BrighouseRef 19-1759
Allotments and school playing field in the area of Brighouse once known as Waterloo.

In 1913, Brooke's planned to build a Garden City here but this was abandoned because of World War I.

See Spring Terrace

Waterloo Street, BoothtownRef 19-856
Recorded in 1874 at Mill Lane.

There were examples of galleried houses here. They were demolished in the 1970s.

See Boothtown House

Waterloo Street, OvendenRef 19-6166

Waterloo Street, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1465
Recorded in 1902.

See Goose Nest, Norland

Waterloo Terrace, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1585

Waterloo Terrace, WarleyRef 19-3030

Waterside Fold, Hebden BridgeRef 19-4585

Waterside, HalifaxRef 19-806

Watford Avenue, Norwood GreenRef 19-4786

Watkinson Almshouses, LightcliffeRef 19-5041

Watkinson Avenue, IllingworthRef 19-4811

Watkinson Bungalows, HalifaxRef 19-4866

Watkinson Close, OvendenRef 19-5489

Watkinson Drive, IllingworthRef 19-4956

Watkinson Road, IllingworthRef 19-5009

Watson's Buildings, HalifaxRef 19-6989
Pineberry Hill,

Recorded in 1861

Watson's Court, HalifaxRef 19-6827
Clarence Street

Recorded in 1916

Watson Mill Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-859
There is a story about a drinker at the West Bottom Tavern who claimed that he could push a wheelbarrow from the top of Watson Mill Lane to Triangle faster than the tram could go. He set of in the middle of the tramlines and refused to let the tram pass until he reached Triangle to win the bet

Question: Does anyone know the name of the man or the dates of the event?


Watson Terrace, NorlandRef 19-5924

Watty Hole, TodmordenRef 19-5261

Watty Lane, TodmordenRef 19-5287
Traces of the old cauesway can be seen

Watty Terrace, TodmordenRef 19-5314

Wavell's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-2723
Recorded in 1874 at Savile Park Road.

Edmund Minson Wavell is recorded at Field House which is next to Wavell's Yard on the 1881 Census

Waverley Crescent, HipperholmeRef 19-5065

Waverley Road, EllandRef 19-1444

Waverley Terrace, HipperholmeRef 19-5151

Weather Hill Lane, Cragg ValeRef 19-6009

Weathercock Field, HalifaxRef 19-1132
Or Fold. Recorded in 1787

Weatherhouse Terrace, PellonRef 19-5209

Weavers' Square, HeptonstallRef 19-1078
There are examples of different types of Yorkshire paving from cobbles and setts to flagstones.

The local Pace Egg Play is performed here

Webb's Buildings, HalifaxRef 19-2752
Recorded in 1874 at Horley Green Road

Webb's Terrace, ClaremountRef 19-5286
or Webb Terrace.

Owners and tenants have included

  • #4 The Stringer family [1881]
  • #6 Edward Mallinson [1905]
  • #8 Albert Taylor [1910]

See Primrose Street, Halifax

This & associated entries use material contributed by Glynn Helliwell

Weber Street, BoothtownRef 19-6701
This was one of a number of streets which ran parallel to Boothtown Road, between Grantham Road and Rawson Street North. The property was demolished in the 1970s. Rawson Junior, Infants' & Nursery School was built on the site

Webster Street, HalifaxRef 19-2778
Recorded in 1874 at Nursery Lane

Weir Street, TodmordenRef 19-5339
Row of terraced houses off the A6033 Rochdale Road at Shade

Welbourne Avenue, HipperholmeRef 19-6141

Welburn Avenue, HipperholmeRef 19-5368

Well Close Place, BrighouseRef 19-1690

Well Close Street, BrighouseRef 19-1869

Well Green Avenue, Hove EdgeRef 19-5704
Another name for Newton Park

Well Green Lane, BrighouseRef 19-5107

Well Grove, BrighouseRef 19-1967

Well Head Avenue, HalifaxRef 19-6276

Well Head Drive, HalifaxRef 19-5439

Well Head, HalifaxRef 19-174
See Old Well Head, Well Head Fields, Well Head House and Well Head

Well Head Lane, SkircoatRef 19-5516

Well Head Lane, SowerbyRef 19-1631

Well Head Terrace, GreetlandRef 19-6774
Rochdale Road.

Block of houses, dated 1866, which stands above the Rose & Crown

This & associated entries use material contributed by Les Forester

Well Hill EllandRef 19-1879
Aka Northgate, Elland

Well I' Th' Wall Lane, HalifaxRef 19-1615
In 1759, this refers to a lane near Halifax Parish Church and St John's Well

Well Lane, HalifaxRef 19-5128
Recorded in 1874 at Smith Street. Gardener's Square was here

See Eagle Works, Halifax

Well Lane, HartsheadRef 19-1890
The way from Towngate, Clifton to St Peter's Church, Hartshead, has been known as Kirkgate, then Green Lane, then Well Lane.

There were 3 wells in the lane

Well Lane, MidgleyRef 19-6714
Around 1840, there were accounts of Chartists experimenting here with home-made bombs – gunpowder packed into bottles

Well Lane, RastrickRef 19-2028

Well Lane, TodmordenRef 19-5369

Well Royd Avenue, HalifaxRef 19-5599

Well Street, HalifaxRef 19-6671
Recorded in 1761 running along the north side of Halifax Parish Church. Later known as Cripplegate.

See Miln Lane and Shelder Gate

Well Street, BrighouseRef 19-2106

The street and its houses were lost when the area was redeveloped in the 1970s when the Lüdenscheid Link was constructed

Well Street, HalifaxRef 19-487
Recorded in 1874, 1905 & 1936 off Charlestown Road

Well Street, StainlandRef 19-5656

Well Street, TodmordenRef 19-5394

Wellesley Park, HalifaxRef 19-5751

Wellfield Terrace, TodmordenRef 19-5463
Houses here were built by the Lumbutts Club around 1851

Wellgarth, SkircoatRef 19-5831

Wellgate, GreetlandRef 19-5955

Wellholme, BrighouseRef 19-5110
The small street was built around 1900 and takes its name from Wellholme, Brighouse.

Owners and tenants have included

Wellington Arcade, BrighouseRef 19-5111

Wellington Court, PellonRef 19-6035

Wellington Place, HalifaxRef 19-6086

Wellington Road, TodmordenRef 19-5464
An earlier name was Pin Hall Lane

Wellington Street, BoothtownRef 19-6744

Wellington Street, HalifaxRef 19-5570
Recorded in 1874 off New Road

Wellington Street South, HalifaxRef 19-6372

Wellington Street West, HalifaxRef 19-6165
Recorded in 1874 off West Parade

The Wells, HalifaxRef 19-399

Wells Terrace, Norwood GreenRef 19-6219

Wensley Grove, RastrickRef 19-2138

Wentworth Court, RastrickRef 19-2191

Wentworth Drive, IllingworthRef 19-6308

Wentworth Grove, IllingworthRef 19-6340

Wentworth Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-3006
Recorded in 1874 at Pellon Lane/Green Lane

Wesley Court, HalifaxRef 19-1714
Small street which separates the Town Hall from the site of Wesley's Chapel, Broad Street.

Buildings here – including the former offices of the Royal Insurance Company – are listed.

R. P. Dowsland Limited had a shop and workshop here.

See Bentley Publishing Company

Wesley Place, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1695

Wesley Street, HalifaxRef 19-954
Area of Lilly Lane / Church Street.

Owners and tenants have included

See Marvel's Court, Halifax, Upper Wesley Street, Halifax, Wesley Street North, Halifax and Wilson's Yard, Halifax

Wesley Street North, HalifaxRef 19-5632
Area of Lilly Lane / Church Street. Recorded in 1874

See Wesley Street, Halifax

Wesley Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-3031
Recorded in 1874 off Bath Street

Wesley Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-7052
Recorded in 1923 off Whitworth Street, Shroggs Road off Bath Street

West Avenue, LightcliffeRef 19-6525

West Avenue, Savile ParkRef 19-6598

West Bank, HalifaxRef 19-6429

West Bolton, IllingworthRef 19-6455

West Bottom, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1784

West Brook Court, HalifaxRef 19-6489

West Brook Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-6888
Commercial Street

Recorded in 1915

West Byland, IllingworthRef 19-6560

West Croft, HalifaxRef 19-1018
Recorded in 1874 at Lister Lane

West End, HalifaxRef 19-6628

West End, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5913

West End Road, HalifaxRef 19-119

West End Terrace, MytholmroydRef 19-4634

West Field, NorlandRef 19-6799
Shaw Lane.

A group of 4 two-storey cottages

This & associated entries use material contributed by Derrick Habergham

West Field, SouthowramRef 19-6751
West Lane.

See Backhold Royd Farm, Siddal

West Grove, HalifaxRef 19-1131
Area of Hopwood Lane

West Grove, HalifaxRef 19-5691
Recorded in 1874 at West Parade

West Grove Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-6655
The gazetteer of 1924 described it as being at

Hopwood Lane; between New Bond Street & Rhodes Street (cul-de-sac)

West Hill, HalifaxRef 19-1222
Area of Gibbet Street

West Hill, Hebden BridgeRef 19-4688

West Laithe, Hebden BridgeRef 19-4754

West Lane, SouthowramRef 19-70

West Lodge Crescent, EllandRef 19-201

West Mount, HalifaxRef 19-5805
Recorded in 1874 at Pellon Lane.

Owners and tenants have included

West Mount Place, HalifaxRef 19-172

West Mount Street, HalifaxRef 19-370

West Parade, HalifaxRef 19-179
Westwards continuation of Blackwall, Halifax.

West Parade, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-427

West Park Street, BrighouseRef 19-484
Formerly it was called Back Bethel Street.

See Joah Pearson

West Royd Avenue, HalifaxRef 19-228

West Royd Close, HalifaxRef 19-274

West Royd Villas, HalifaxRef 19-303

West Scausby Park, IllingworthRef 19-341

West Street, Bailiff BridgeRef 19-4933

West Street, BrighouseRef 19-2219

West Street, HalifaxRef 19-4727

West Street, HalifaxRef 19-5895
Recorded in 1874 at West Parade

West Street, ShelfRef 19-402

West Street, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6384
Popularly known as The Nook

West Street, StainlandRef 19-429

West Street, TodmordenRef 19-5417

West View Avenue, Highroad WellRef 19-488

West View, BoothtownRef 19-689
Recorded in 1874.

See West View Yard, Boothtown

West View Crescent, HalifaxRef 19-521

West View Drive, HalifaxRef 19-551

West View Estate, HalifaxRef 19-10

West View, Hebden BridgeRef 19-4840

West View, Holywell GreenRef 19-717

West View, MytholmroydRef 19-5916
Cragg Road.

See East View, Mytholmroyd

West View Road, HalifaxRef 19-577

West View, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-456

West View Terrace, BradshawRef 19-602

West View Terrace, PellonRef 19-630

West View, TodmordenRef 19-5441

West View Yard, BoothtownRef 19-7033
Recorded in 1882.

See West View, Boothtown

Westborough Drive, Highroad WellRef 19-778

Westbourne Crescent, HalifaxRef 19-837

Westbourne Grove, HalifaxRef 19-894

Westbourne Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-984

Westbrook Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-3058
Recorded in 1874 & 1917 at Commercial Road

Westburn Avenue, HipperholmeRef 19-6194

Westbury Place, HalifaxRef 19-1049

Westbury Street, EllandRef 19-1493

Westbury Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-1161

Westcliffe Drive, HalifaxRef 19-1195

Westcroft Avenue, ShelfRef 19-1282

Westcroft, HalifaxRef 19-3190

Westcroft Mill, HalifaxRef 19-1311
Area of King Cross

Wester Croft, NorthowramRef 19-1337

Westercroft Lane, NorthowramRef 19-1388

Westercroft View, NorthowramRef 19-1414

Westfield Avenue, HipperholmeRef 19-1442

Westfield Drive, HipperholmeRef 19-1491

Westfield Estate, Old TownRef 19-457

Westfield Gardens, HipperholmeRef 19-1546

Westfield, Hebden BridgeRef 19-4983

Westfield, HipperholmeRef 19-1776

Westfield Place, HalifaxRef 19-1581

Westfield, SouthowramRef 19-4787

Westfield, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-520

Westfield Street, HalifaxRef 19-6222

Westfield Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-1684

Westfield Terrace, MytholmroydRef 19-4898

Westgate, BrighouseRef 19-2242

Westgate, EllandRef 19-6556
The street runs west from Elland Cross.

Great House Farm was here.

Much of the area was cleared in the 1960s

Westgate, HalifaxRef 19-1679
Street leading from Southgate to the west gate of Halifax Piece Hall

Westgate, StainlandRef 19-1992

Westholme Road, HalifaxRef 19-2051

Westminster Road, Hove EdgeRef 19-2275

Weston Place, HalifaxRef 19-4221
Recorded in 1874 at Pellon Lane

Westroyd, HipperholmeRef 19-2105

Westward Ho, HolmfieldRef 19-4539
Churn Milk Lane. A group of back-to-back housing. Access to some of the houses was by way of the gallery

Wet Shod Lane, SouthowramRef 19-2002
Shibden Valley

Weymouth Street, HalifaxRef 19-892
Recorded in 1874 & 1905 off Northgate.

The Co-operative Society warehouse was here

Wham Leigh, GreetlandRef 19-2217

Wharf Road, HalifaxRef 19-4298
Recorded in 1874 at Canal Side

Wharf Street, BrighouseRef 19-2276

Wharf Street, HalifaxRef 19-6130
Ran between Navigation Road and Horton Street. It was lost when the Railway Station was built. A small fragment remains on the Nestlé site below the Railway Station

This & associated entries use material contributed by Darrell Prest

Wharf Street, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6387
The name is sometimes incorrectly written Wharfe Street. This is the main street through Sowerby Bridge. At the western end, it becomes Town Hall Street

See Back Wharf Street, Sowerby Bridge, Carlton Mill Chimney, Old Causeway, Sowerby Bridge, Sowerby Bridge Gas Works, Tuel Lane, Sowerby Bridge, Warley Clough, Wharf Street, Sowerby Bridge Listed Buildings and Willow Hall Mills, Sowerby Bridge

Wharf Street, Sowerby Bridge&58; Listed BuildingsRef 19-6824
Some of the buildings on Wharf Street are listed:

Wharf Street, TodmordenRef 19-5465

Wharfdale Mount, ShelfRef 19-6252

Wharfedale Mount, ShelfRef 19-2241

Wheatley City, WheatleyRef 19-2303

Wheatley Close, HalifaxRef 19-2329

Wheatley Court, MixendenRef 19-W261
One of 6 blocks of high-rise flats built at Mixenden in 1965: Cragg Court, Mixenden, Dodge Holme Court, Halifax, Hebble Court, Mixenden, Jumples Court, Mixenden and Mixenden Court, Mixenden

Wheatley Lane Ends, MixendenRef 19-5416

Wheatley Lane, HalifaxRef 19-2444

Wheatley Road, Lee MountRef 19-653

Wheatley Terrace, WheatleyRef 19-1868

Whernside Way, HalifaxRef 19-2528

Wherwell Road, RastrickRef 19-2304

Whewall's Court, HalifaxRef 19-1809
The yard at the Union Cross Inn.

Named for William Whewall or James Whewall

Whinney Field House, HalifaxRef 19-2248
Recorded in 1874 & 1891 at Skircoat Green Road, Halifax.

Owners and tenants have included

See Whinny and Winnyfield, Skircoat

Whinney Fold, HalifaxRef 19-1157

See Whinny

Whinney Hill Park, BrighouseRef 19-5119

See Cow Lane, Brighouse, Whinney Hill housing estate and Whinny

Whinney Royd Lane, NorthowramRef 19-903

See Whinney Royd, Northowram and Whinny

Whirlaw Avenue, TodmordenRef 19-5517

Whirlaw Common, TodmordenRef 19-5469

Some of the buildings here are listed

See Whirlaw, Todmorden

Whiskers Lane, NorthowramRef 19-1158

See Lower Whisker Farm, Shibden

Whistons Lane, EllandRef 19-1087

Whitaker's Buildings, HalifaxRef 19-4446
Recorded in 1851 & 1874 at Foundry Street

White Birch Terrace, WheatleyRef 19-2587

White Field Lane, MytholmroydRef 19-1159
The lower end of Turgate

White Hart Fold, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-550

White Hart Fold, TodmordenRef 19-5470
The area in front of The White Hart. The monthly cattle fair was held here, and the half-yearly cattle fair on the Thursday before Easter and at Michaelmas [27th September].

Some of the buildings here are listed

White Houses, MytholmroydRef 19-5920
Burnley Road. A row of 12 18th century cottages

White Lee Croft, MytholmroydRef 19-5921

See White Lee, Mytholmroyd

White Platts Street, TodmordenRef 19-5571

White Windows Cottages, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-576

Whitefield Road, IllingworthRef 19-6277

Whitegate Drive, SiddalRef 19-2612

Whitegate, HalifaxRef 19-2671
Area of north Siddal

See New Road, Siddal

Whitegate North, Causeway FootRef 19-4071

Whitegate, OgdenRef 19-2647

Whitegate Road, SiddalRef 19-4551

Whitegate Terrace, SiddalRef 19-1162
Recorded in 1881

Whitegate Top, SouthowramRef 19-1253

Whitehall Crescent, HipperholmeRef 19-1389

Whitehall Fold, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5095

Whitehall Green, IllingworthRef 19-1592
Modern name for Jammy Green, Illingworth

Whitehall, OvendenRef 19-5042

Whitehall Road, HipperholmeRef 19-907
Takes its name from the Whitehall Hotel, Hipperholme. Part of the Leeds & Whitehall Turnpike

Whitehall Street, HipperholmeRef 19-2698

Whitehall Villas, LightcliffeRef 19-2722

Whitehead's Buildings, HalifaxRef 19-2808
Haugh Shaw Road / Paradise Row, King Cross.

Recorded in 1870, when the Royal Oak, King Cross was here

Whitehead Street, HalifaxRef 19-1363

Whitehead Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-6309
Recorded in 1911 at Hanson Lane

Whitehill Cottages, IllingworthRef 19-2751

Whitehill Crescent, IllingworthRef 19-2777

Whitehill Drive, IllingworthRef 19-2807

Whitehill Green, IllingworthRef 19-2830

Whitehill Road, IllingworthRef 19-2855

Whitelee Gardens, MytholmroydRef 19-5181

Whitelee Terrace, MytholmroydRef 19-5231

Whiteley Avenue, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-601

Whiteley Street, HalifaxRef 19-2878

Whiteley Terrace, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-629

Whiteley's Yard, King CrossRef 19-5232
Recorded in 1871

Whitley's Buildings, OvendenRef 19-7044
Recorded in 1871

Whitley Drive, IllingworthRef 19-2912

Whitley Lane, SouthowramRef 19-2960

Whitley Streeet, OvendenRef 19-5096

Whitley Street, OvendenRef 19-6341

Whitty Lane, WarleyRef 19-1466
Cottages here were built around 1747

Whitwell Avenue, EllandRef 19-1582

Whitwell Drive, EllandRef 19-1630

Whitwell Green Lane, EllandRef 19-1781

See New Hall, Elland and Whitwell Place, Elland

Whitwell Grove, EllandRef 19-1904

Whitwood Lane, Bailiff BridgeRef 19-6373

Whitworth Buildings, OvendenRef 19-7056
Recorded in 1871

Whitworth Street, Lee MountRef 19-2511

Whitworth Street, OvendenRef 19-7057
Recorded in 1924, when it was at Shroggs Road / Manor Street

Wibsey, Low Moor & Huddersfield TurnpikeRef 19-2157
See Bradford-Huddersfield Turnpike

Wicking Lane, CottonstonesRef 19-1628

Widdop Road, HeptonstallRef 19-915

See Greenwood Lee, Heptonstall and Holme Ends Bridge

Wilcroft Terrace, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5313

Wild's Fold, HalifaxRef 19-6913

Recorded in 1841, when Aquilla Green lived here

Wild's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-183
Area of Cripplegate.

Recorded in 1787 as Elkanah Wild's Yard. Recorded in 1874 as Wild's Yard

Wild's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-6973

Recorded in 1891

Wilderness Road, EllandRef 19-1939

Wilkinson's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-1492
Recorded in 1891

William Henry Street, BrighouseRef 19-5120
The cottages at Numbers 6 to 16 are late 18th century and are listed buildings

William Street, HalifaxRef 19-868
Recorded in 1874 at Rawson Street

William Street, RastrickRef 19-5121
See Arthur Edwin Woolston

William Street, West ValeRef 19-2982

Williamson Street, HalifaxRef 19-3005

Willow Bank, LuddendenfootRef 19-3057

Willow Bank, TodmordenRef 19-5601

Willow Close, HalifaxRef 19-3079

Willow Clough, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-652

Willow Court, EllandRef 19-72
Housing development built on the site of Melrose

Willow Crescent, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-688

Willow Dene Avenue, HalifaxRef 19-3101

Willow Drive, WillowfieldRef 19-3124

Willow Gardens, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1166

Willow Hall Fold, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-716

Willow Hall, HalifaxRef 19-186
Area around Willow Hall

Willow Hall Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-744

Willow Houses, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-780

Willow Park Drive, NorthowramRef 19-3164

Willow Rise, HalifaxRef 19-1902

Willow Street, HalifaxRef 19-4571
Off Hopwood Lane

This & associated entries use material contributed by Carl Freeman

Willow Street, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-808

Willow Terrace, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-838

Willow Terrace, West ValeRef 19-6784
Saddleworth Road.

Part of The Adelaide. It stands above Willow Royd, West Vale.

Recorded in 1881

This & associated entries use material contributed by Les Forester

Willow View, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-869

Willowfield Avenue, HalifaxRef 19-3213

Willowfield Close, HalifaxRef 19-3231

Willowfield Crescent, WillowfieldRef 19-3252

Willowfield Drive, WillowfieldRef 19-3273

Willowfield Road, HalifaxRef 19-3312

Willowfield Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-3331

Willowfield View, HalifaxRef 19-3355

The Willows, IllingworthRef 19-426

Wilmur Mount, LuddendenfootRef 19-3377

Wilson's Building, HalifaxRef 19-6950
Recorded in 1905

Wilson's Buildings, OvendenRef 19-6996
Nursery Lane.

Recorded in 1861

Wilson Close, TodmordenRef 19-5633

Wilson's Court, HalifaxRef 19-6971
Lee Bank.

Recorded in 1893

Wilson's Court, OvendenRef 19-6995
Nursery Lane.

Recorded in 1861 & 1871

Wilson's Passage, OvendenRef 19-6997
Nursery Lane.

Recorded in 1851

Wilson Road, HalifaxRef 19-3400

Wilson Street, BrighouseRef 19-1254

Wilson Street, HalifaxRef 19-1938
Area of Mount Pleasant

Wilson Street, HalifaxRef 19-5981
Recorded in 1874 at Horley Green Road

Wilson's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-6916
Recorded in 1890 at Grove Street

This & associated entries use material contributed by Ruth Bourne

Wilson's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-6925
Recorded in 1910 at Old Lane

This & associated entries use material contributed by Ruth Bourne

Wilson's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-4320
Recorded in 1861 & 1874 at Wesley Street

Wilton Street, BrighouseRef 19-2330

Winburn Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-3418

Windhill Lane, HalifaxRef 19-1678
Former name of Winding Road

Winding Hill Lane, HalifaxRef 19-4966
Recorded in 1761 as the name for Winding Road

Winding Road, HalifaxRef 19-1677
Formerly known as Winding Lane, Winding Hill Lane, and Windhill Lane.

There were several Common Lodging Houses here [1904].

Beerhouses & Pubs in Winding Road, Halifax

See Allan Haigh & Company Limited and Northgate End Parsonage

Winding Road Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-5490
Recorded in 1881

Windle Royd Lane, WarleyRef 19-4583

See St John the Evangelist, Warley, Windle Royd Farm, Warley and Windle Royd, Warley

Windmill Crescent, NorthowramRef 19-3440
See Windmill Mill, Shelf

Windmill Drive, NorthowramRef 19-3460
See Windmill Mill, Shelf

Windmill Hill, ShelfRef 19-4586
Coley Road. An early 18th century house here was divided into 2 separate dwellings. These are listed.

See Windmill Mill, Shelf

Windsor Crescent, HalifaxRef 19-3477

Windsor Mount, GreetlandRef 19-6777
Group of houses on Green Lane

This & associated entries use material contributed by Les Forester

Windsor Place, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5393

Windsor Road, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5462

Windsor Street, HalifaxRef 19-4588
A terrace of mid 19th century houses here is listed

Windsor Terrace, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-895

Windsor View, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5542

Windsor Villas, Norwood GreenRef 19-3496

Windsor Walk, LightcliffeRef 19-4590

Built on the site of Firth's football field and Lightcliffe House [around 1971]

This & associated entries use material contributed by Chris Helme

Windy Bank, HolmfieldRef 19-1965

Windy Harbour, HeptonstallRef 19-2078

Windy Harbour Lane, TodmordenRef 19-2026

Windy Ridge, Causeway FootRef 19-6526

Wine Tavern Lane, SowerbyRef 19-1167

See Quickstavers, Sowerby and Upper Quickstavers, Sowerby

Winn Street, HalifaxRef 19-4459
Recorded in 1871 & 1901 as part of Stannary

Winnyfield, SkircoatRef 19-2125
Skircoat Green Road.

Recorded in 1861 as a form of Whinney Field.

See Whinny

Winter Hill, SouthowramRef 19-3537

Winter Neb, LuddendenfootRef 19-3560

Winter Street, HalifaxRef 19-3580

Winterburn Hill, WarleyRef 19-3599

Winterburn Lane, WarleyRef 19-3618

Winterbutlee Grove, TodmordenRef 19-5659

Winterbutlee Road, TodmordenRef 19-5692

Winters Lane, HeptonstallRef 19-6403

Wistons Lane, EllandRef 19-1994

Witchfield Hill, ShelfRef 19-3636

See Shelf petrifying well

Witchfield, ShelfRef 19-4597
The name is often written Witchwell and Whichfield.

Dr John Sugden built houses here. One is dated JFS for John and Frances Sugden.

See Lower Witchfield House, Shelf and Upper Witchfield House, Shelf

Withens End Lane, RishworthRef 19-2137

Withens Hill Croft, IllingworthRef 19-3655

Withens New Road, LangfieldRef 19-1169
Built during the cotton famine to convey the Fielden's carriages to their lodge in Cragg Vale – and as a means of employing those who had worked in the family's cotton mills

Withens Road, HalifaxRef 19-3676

Withinfield Court, SouthowramRef 19-3695

Wolseley Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-3717
The gazetteer of 1924 described it as being at

Opposite 24 Battinson Road

Womersley's Buildings, SouthowramRef 19-6901
Southowram Bank, Halifax

Recorded in 1891.

See Womersley's Yard, Halifax

Womersley's Court, HalifaxRef 19-2699
Recorded in 1905 off Southowram Bank

Womersley's Passage, HalifaxRef 19-6594
Recorded in 1871, 1905 & 1911, when it was off Southowram Bank / Pineberry Hill.

See Womersley's Yard, Halifax

Womersley Street, HalifaxRef 19-3740

See Coton Street, Halifax

Womersley's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-6731
Off Southowram Bank / Pineberry Hill. Recorded in 1861 & 1871, when it was referred to as Womersley's Passage.

See Womersley's Buildings

Wood Bottom Lane, BrighouseRef 19-2361

Wood Cottages, TodmordenRef 19-5723

Wood's Court, HalifaxRef 19-6902
Recorded in 1871 near Raglan Street

Wood's Court, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1089
Slum housing which stood in the area of Sowerby Street, Sowerby Bridge.

See Bogden

Wood Croft, RastrickRef 19-2389

Wood Croft, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-923

Wood End Close, HalifaxRef 19-3760

Wood End, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5929
At the end of the 1800s, this was a new hillside suburb as Hebden Bridge advanced up the valley and along the Keighley Road

Wood Lane, HipperholmeRef 19-3800

Wood Lane, MidgleyRef 19-922

Wood Lane, NorthowramRef 19-6431

Wood Lane, Ovenden WoodRef 19-3780

Wood Lane, SouthowramRef 19-2188

Wood Lane, SowerbyRef 19-924

Wood Nook Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2415

See Steps Farm Estate, Sowerby Bridge

Wood Nook, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-955

Wood Road, HalifaxRef 19-6456

Wood Square, BoothtownRef 19-3823
Recorded in 1874

Wood Street, BrighouseRef 19-6561

Wood Street, EllandRef 19-6491

Wood Street, HalifaxRef 19-4726
Recorded in 1874 at Haley Hill

Wood Street North, OvendenRef 19-6599

Wood Street, TodmordenRef 19-5752

Wood Top, BrighouseRef 19-2416

Wood Top Road, MytholmroydRef 19-6629

Wood View Green, BrighouseRef 19-6656

Wood View Grove, BrighouseRef 19-2471

Wood View, HalifaxRef 19-3846

Wood Villas, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5779

Wood's Yard, OvendenRef 19-1364

Woodbank, TodmordenRef 19-5781

Woodbine Place, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2445

Woodbine Place, MytholmroydRef 19-5864

Woodbine Street, HalifaxRef 19-74

Woodbine Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-3866

Woodbine Terrace, TodmordenRef 19-5806

Woodbottom Lane, BrighouseRef 19-2498

Woodbottom Place, TodmordenRef 19-5833

Woodbottom, TodmordenRef 19-2470

Woodbrook Avenue, MixendenRef 19-3888

Woodbrook Close, HalifaxRef 19-3938

Woodbrook Place, HalifaxRef 19-3962

Woodbrook Road, MixendenRef 19-3983

Woodcroft, SowerbyRef 19-120

Woodfield Avenue, GreetlandRef 19-4001

Woodfield Cottages, Lee MountRef 19-4024

Woodfield Drive, GreetlandRef 19-4044
Built in the 1980s on the site of Woodfield Mill, Greetland

This & associated entries use material contributed by Les Forester

Woodfield Street, TodmordenRef 19-5865

Woodford Avenue, SiddalRef 19-4094

Woodhall Crescent, CopleyRef 19-4116

Woodhall Park, ShelfRef 19-4141

Woodhead Alley, HalifaxRef 19-1735
Recorded in 1761 running from Cheapside to Silver Street – roughly parallel to Red Lion Alley

Woodhead Lane, BrighouseRef 19-2529

Woodhead's Row, HalifaxRef 19-1050
Recorded in 1878, 1884 & 1905 off Bailey Hall Bank

This & associated entries use material contributed by Glynn Helliwell

Woodhead Street, PellonRef 19-4166

Woodhouse Gardens, RastrickRef 19-2560

Woodhouse Grove, MytholmroydRef 19-6062

Woodhouse Grove, TodmordenRef 19-5896

Woodhouse Lane, CopleyRef 19-4192

Woodhouse Lane, RastrickRef 19-5130
Named for Richard Woodhouse.

Early 17th century houses – numbers 13 and 15 – and late 18th century houses – numbers 2, 4, 5, 7 and 9 – are listed

Woodhouse Road, TodmordenRef 19-5483

Some of the buildings here are listed

Woodhouse, TodmordenRef 19-5925

Woodland Dell, Hebden BridgeRef 19-6111

Woodland Drive, BrighouseRef 19-2588

Woodland Drive, Pye NestRef 19-4224

Woodland Square, BrighouseRef 19-2614

Woodland Street, HalifaxRef 19-6402
Recorded in 1874 at Boothtown

Woodland Terrace, ClaremountRef 19-4249
/ Boothtown.

Recorded in 1861, 1874 & 1885.

See Hardy Street, Boothtown

Woodland View, Hebden BridgeRef 19-6193
A terrace of back-to-back houses alongside the Calder

Woodlands Avenue, ClaremountRef 19-4276

Woodlands Avenue, TodmordenRef 19-5956

The Woodlands, Cragg ValeRef 19-2133

Woodlands Grove, ClaremountRef 19-4300

Woodlands, HalifaxRef 19-2360

Woodlands Mount, ClaremountRef 19-4322

Woodlands Road, ClaremountRef 19-4627
Formerly known as Dutchman Lane for the Flying Dutchman, Boothtown which stood there

Woodlands Road, EllandRef 19-2052

Woodlands, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-986

Woodlands View, ClaremountRef 19-4347

Woodlea, TodmordenRef 19-5982

Woodleigh, Hebden BridgeRef 19-6251

Woodlesford Crescent, PellonRef 19-4372

See Woodlesford, Halifax

Woodlesford, Highroad WellRef 19-4395

See Woodlesford, Halifax

Woodman Avenue, EllandRef 19-2081

Woodroyd Crescent, LuddendenfootRef 19-4415

Woodroyd Drive, WheatleyRef 19-4434

Woodroyd Gardens, LuddendenfootRef 19-4460

Woodroyd, LuddendenfootRef 19-4478

Woods Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-6867
Huddersfield Road / Salterhebble. Recorded around 1920

This & associated entries use material contributed by Paddy Holroyde

Woodside, BarkislandRef 19-4812

Woodside Crescent, BoothtownRef 19-4497

Woodside Grove, BoothtownRef 19-4519

Woodside Grove, West ValeRef 19-4543

Woodside Mount, BoothtownRef 19-4564

Woodside Place, BoothtownRef 19-4587

Woodside Road, BoothtownRef 19-4612

Woodside Terrace, BoothtownRef 19-4635

Woodside Terrace, West ValeRef 19-4660

Woodside View, BoothtownRef 19-4689
Haley Hill.

See Woodside Hall, Haley Hill

Woodside View, West ValeRef 19-4755

Woodside, West ValeRef 19-4984

Woodvale Road, BrighouseRef 19-173

Woodville Street, Lee MountRef 19-4647

Woolfrow Lane, Bailiff BridgeRef 19-202

Woolpack Yard, HalifaxRef 19-1520
The yard of the Woolpack Inn, Woolshops. Recorded in 1874

Woolrow Lane, BrighouseRef 19-2648

See Woolrow Farm

Woolshops, HalifaxRef 19-3293

Workhouse Lane, Norton TowerRef 19-2497

Workhouse Lane, West ValeRef 19-4841

Wormald's Buildings, HalifaxRef 19-6933
West Ward.

Recorded in 1871, when Joshua Wormald & family lived here

Wrigley, IllingworthRef 19-4870

Wrigley Road, IllingworthRef 19-230

Wyke Lane, Bailiffe BridgeRef 19-2559

Wyke Old Lane, Bailiff BridgeRef 19-2673

The remnants of the old route to Wyke from Bailiff Bridge

Wyvern Place, HalifaxRef 19-4902

Wyvern Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-4957

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