Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Ferrybridge

Ferrybridge, hamlet with ry. sta. (Ferry Bridge Junction), Ferry Frystone par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 1½ mile NW. of Knottingley sta.; P.O.; was the scene of a skirmish (1461) before the battle of Towton.

(John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "hamlet with railway station"   (ADL Feature Type: "populated places")
Administrative units: Yorkshire AncC
Place: Ferrybridge

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