Sharlston  West Riding


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

SHARLESTON, a township in Warminfield parish, W. R. Yorkshire; 2 miles S of Normanton. Acres, 1, 126. Real property, £1, 258. Pop., 262. Houses, 45. S. Hall is a Tudor edifice; belonged once to Nicholas de Fleming, and belongs now to the Earl of Westmoreland-Coal is found.

Sharlston through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 28th October 2021

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