Carleton  West Riding


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Carleton like this:

CARLETON, a township in Pontefract parish, W. R. Yorkshire; 1 mile S of Pontefract. Acres, 620. Real property, £2,012. Pop., 191. Houses, 44.

Carleton through time

Carleton is now part of Wakefield district. Click here for graphs and data of how Wakefield has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Carleton itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Carleton, in Wakefield and West Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 02nd December 2021

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