Hawksworth  West Riding


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

HAWKSWORTH, a township, with a village, in Otley parish, W. R. Yorkshire; 4 miles SW of Otley. Acres, 2, 451. Real property, with Esholt, £4, 528. Pop., 237. Houses, 50. The manor, with Hawksworth Hall, belongs to F. H. Fawkes, Esq. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

Hawksworth through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 16th May 2022

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