Streets in Calderdale



Radcliffe Lane, LuddendenfootRef 19-4805

Raglan Court, HalifaxRef 19-4833
Hanson Lane

Recorded in 1870

Raglan Place, BoothtownRef 19-6702
One of a number of streets parallel to Boothtown Road, between Grantham Road and Rawson Street North.

Raglan Street, HalifaxRef 19-3868

See Back Raglan Street, Halifax, Crossley Garden Estate, Halifax, Flint Street, Halifax, Halifax Brush Works, Raglan Street, Ideal Cinema, Halifax, Lister's Court, Halifax, Raglan Street Dye Works, Halifax, Raglan Street Works, Halifax and Wood's Court, Halifax

Raglan Street, TodmordenRef 19-5089

Ragley View, Hebden BridgeRef 19-1487

Railes Close, LuddendenfootRef 19-4860

Railes Cottages, LuddendenfootRef 19-4892

Rails Lane, LuddendenRef 19-6710

See Mill House, Luddenden and Pepper Hill Mill, Luddenden

Railway Place, HalifaxRef 19-6936
Old Lane

Recorded in 1891

Railway Street, BrighouseRef 19-297

Railway Street, TodmordenRef 19-5147

Railway Terrace, BrighouseRef 19-334

Railway Terrace, CopleyRef 19-3871
Numbers 117 to 136 St Stephen's Street. A part of Copley model village

Railway Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-4629
Recorded in 1874 off Pineberry Hill

Railway Terrace, LuddendenfootRef 19-6715
Houses here were built by the Whitworths for their workers.

Owners and tenants of the houses here have included

On 14th November 1935, windows in the houses were damaged by the heat from a fire at nearby Holme Royd Mills, Luddendenfoot

Railway View, Hebden BridgeRef 19-1541

Railway View, RastrickRef 19-449

Railway View, TodmordenRef 19-5177

Rake Bank, MixendenRef 19-4923

Raleigh Street, HalifaxRef 19-4950

Ramsden Court, HalifaxRef 19-4637
Off Gibbet Street

Recorded in 1851 & 1901.

See Lower Ramsden Court, Halifax and Upper Ramsden Court, Halifax

This & associated entries use material contributed by Ruth Bourne

Ramsden Lane, WalsdenRef 19-886

See North Ramsden Farm, Todmorden

Ramsden Street, HalifaxRef 19-4979

Ramsden Street, WheatleyRef 19-1093

See School Terrace, Wheatley

Ramsden Wood Road, WalsdenRef 19-5336

Some of the buildings here are listed

Ramsden's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-2491
Recorded in 1874 off Gibbet Street

Ramsgate Street, HalifaxRef 19-5002

Randolph Street, HalifaxRef 19-5036
Recorded in 1921

Range Bank, BoothtownRef 19-1668
Notoriously steep road up the hillside from the northern end of North Bridge, and one of the old routes northwards out of Halifax to Bradford – by way of Swales Moor and Catherine Slack.

Several streets are listed as off Range Bank, including Abbey Street, Halifax Amblers Terrace, Halifax Bank Street, Halifax Clive Street, Halifax Cockroft's Buildings, Halifax Cockroft's Cottages, Halifax Cotton Street, Claremount Dirk Carr, Halifax Ellen Royd Mills, Halifax Ellen Royd, Halifax Hartley's Cottages, Halifax High Royd, Halifax Horsfall's Yard, Halifax John Street, Claremount Long Range Terrace, Halifax Lower Range Terrace, Halifax Middle Street, Halifax Pearson's Buildings, Halifax Portland Road, Claremount Senior's Buildings, Halifax Smith Street, Halifax Springfield Place, Halifax Squires Cottages, Halifax Squires Court, Halifax Sunnyside, Halifax.

It is now just a footpath and largely obscured by Burdock Way

Range Bank Top, HalifaxRef 19-5060

Range Court, HalifaxRef 19-3879
With Haley Court and Akroyd Court, this is one of 3 blocks of flats at the bottom of Haley Hill.

The flats were built when old mine shafts prevented new housing being built when the nearby New Bank area was cleared

Range Gardens, ClaremountRef 19-5123

Range Lane, HalifaxRef 19-3881

See Ellenroyd Street, Halifax

Range Street, BoothtownRef 19-5204

Raspberry Passage, WarleyRef 19-2581
The popular name for an alley leading off from the centre of Warley Town, between Nos 17 & 18 Warley Town.

There have been several suggestions for the origin of the name

  • that a lady who lived there in Victorian times was known for her home-made raspberry jam
  • that there was a dye-house there and the water from the dyeing of red military uniforms often flowed down the alley

This & associated entries use material contributed by Andrew Titley

Rastrick Common, RastrickRef 19-4971
An annual fair was held here.

This is now more a road than common land

Houses here are listed

Ratten Row, HalifaxRef 19-5226

Ratten Row Road, Hubberton GreenRef 19-1152

Ratton Row, HalifaxRef 19-1710
Aka Ratten Row.

The street was in the slum area north of Halifax Parish Church, near Cripplegate. Recorded in 1874.

The entry in the gazetteer of 1924 has

(Demolished) King Street to Parish Church, across Duffy's Park

The name – and the form Rotten Row – is found in many parts of Britain, and may be derived from a reference to an infestation of rats in the area. Another possibility is that it is a form of Routine Row, referring to the Catholic ritual of carrying the elements of the Mass around the streets near the church

Raven Bank, LuddendenfootRef 19-5251

Raven Street, HalifaxRef 19-5307

Ravenstone Drive, West ValeRef 19-5363

Ravenswood, GreetlandRef 19-5410

Raw Bottom Terrace, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1761

Raw End Lane, WarleyRef 19-2409

Raw End Road, LuddendenRef 19-1187

See Haigh House, Warley

Raw Hill, RastrickRef 19-363

Raw Lane Bottom, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1858

Raw Lane, HalifaxRef 19-5457

Raw Lane, IllingworthRef 19-1216

Raw Lane, MytholmroydRef 19-1623

See Hill House, Mytholmroyd and Wadsworth Banks Farm, Mytholmroyd

Raw Lane, WadsworthRef 19-1189

See Raw Farm, Hebden Bridge

Raw Royd, EllandRef 19-1245

Rawroyds Road, Holywell GreenRef 19-1274

See Holywell Green Viaduct

Rawroyds, West ValeRef 19-5508

Rawson Avenue, HalifaxRef 19-3889

See Beechfield, Halifax

Rawson's Buildings, OvendenRef 19-7091
Manor Street, Lee Mount.

Recorded in 1871

Rawson's Court, HalifaxRef 19-1539
West of Stead Street

Rawson Place, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1892

Rawson's Road, Lee MountRef 19-2717

Rawson Street, BoothtownRef 19-4653
Recorded in 1874.

See Rawson Street, Halifax and Rawson Street North, Boothtown

Rawson Street, HalifaxRef 19-1692
The street was originally within the garden of Royds' House.

The row of small shops to the south end of the street and immediately in front of the house, were built by William Gray in 1902.

These shops were demolished in 2007 when Somerset House was restored.

Wade's Bookshop at the southern end of the west wing of Somerset House was built in 1926.

See John Gaukroger & Son, Rawson Street, Boothtown, Rawson Street North, Boothtown and Rawson's Bank

Rawson Street North, BoothtownRef 19-5564
Runs off Boothtown Road, south of Grantham Road.

See Rawson Street, Boothtown and Rawson Street, Halifax

Rawson Wood, SowerbyRef 19-1930

Rawtenstall Bank, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2490

Rayner Drive, BrighouseRef 19-395

Rayner Road, BrighouseRef 19-1767
24 houses – in the lower section of the road – were built around 1890 by the Brighouse Co-operative Society on land bought from the trustees of Mark Blackburn. The houses cost around £240 each to build, and were sold to members at cost price.

Named for the Rayner family.

See Harriet Street, William Pollard and Rayner Road Quarry, Brighouse

Recreation Lane, EllandRef 19-2522

Recreation Road, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1954

Red Acre, MytholmroydRef 19-1859

Red Beck Road, HalifaxRef 19-3892

Red Brink Lane, Hubberton GreenRef 19-1305

Red Lion Alley, HalifaxRef 19-1718
Recorded in 1761 running from Cheapside to Silver Street – roughly parallel to Woodhead Alley

Redcar Street, HalifaxRef 19-5618
Recorded in 1891, when it was listed at Hanson Lane to Battinson Road

Reddyshore, TodmordenRef 19-5280

Reeth Road, RastrickRef 19-421

Regal Close, RishworthRef 19-1985

Regal Drive, RishworthRef 19-2019

Regent Court, HalifaxRef 19-4712
Recorded in 1874 off Orange Street

Regent Parade, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2045

Regent Place, Hebden BridgeRef 19-1955

Regent Place, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2072

Regent Street, HalifaxRef 19-4743
Area of King Cross Street

See Edward Mortimer Limited

Regent Street, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2020

Regent Street, TodmordenRef 19-5332

Regent Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-2580

Regents Close, RastrickRef 19-451

Regents Place, EllandRef 19-1622
Westgate. The area was cleared for redevelopment in the 1960s

Reins Road, RastrickRef 19-480

Reservoir Road, PellonRef 19-5683
Named for Albert Reservoir, Halifax

Rhodes Street Court, HalifaxRef 19-2127

Rhodes Street, HalifaxRef 19-136
Area of Hopwood Lane. Recorded in 1871.

See Back Rhodes Street, Halifax and Cross Rhodes Street, Halifax

Rhodes Terrace, SouthowramRef 19-6853
Recorded in 1881

This & associated entries use material contributed by Glynn Helliwell

Rhodesia Avenue, HalifaxRef 19-5744
Run north off Dryclough Lane

See Akbar

Rhondda Place, HalifaxRef 19-5800

Ribstone Street, MytholmroydRef 19-2073

Richard Place, BrighouseRef 19-515

Richard Street, BrighouseRef 19-544

Richardson's Court, HalifaxRef 19-2523
East Ward.

Recorded in 1874

The gazetteer of 1924 described it as being at

18 Grove Street

See Richardson's Lower Court, Halifax

Richardson's Lower Court, HalifaxRef 19-6986
East Ward.

Recorded in 1871.

See Richardson's Court, Halifax

Richardson's Row, SouthowramRef 19-6697
Terrace of houses off Towngate.

Recorded in November 1928, when houses numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 were judged to be unfit for human habitation

Richardson Street, HalifaxRef 19-4548
Recorded in 1905 off Green Lane

See Dennis Lower Court, Halifax

This & associated entries use material contributed by Ian Swift

Richmond Avenue, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2099

Richmond Close, HalifaxRef 19-1193
See Halifax Police Station

Richmond Gardens, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2178

Richmond Road, HalifaxRef 19-5825

Richmond Street, HalifaxRef 19-1332

Richmond Street, TodmordenRef 19-5387

Richmond Street, West ValeRef 19-6788
Recorded in 1905 It later became Exchange Street.

Richmond House is here

Richmond Terrace, LuddendenfootRef 19-5855

Ridge Bank, TodmordenRef 19-5433

Ridge Hill, RastrickRef 19-570

Ridge Lea, RastrickRef 19-594

Ridge Road, TodmordenRef 19-5481

Ridge Steps, TodmordenRef 19-5534

Ridge Street, TodmordenRef 19-1574
Recorded in the 1830s

Ridge View, EllandRef 19-1462

Ridge View Road, RastrickRef 19-621

Ridgeway Gardens, BrighouseRef 19-646

Riding Head Lane, LuddendenRef 19-5917
See Riding Head, Luddenden

Riding Hill, ShelfRef 19-3902
The road crosses Blackshaw Beck.

Two early 19th century cottages – Numbers 5 and 6 – on Riding Hill are listed

Riding Lane, IllingworthRef 19-2666

Ridings Close, BrighouseRef 19-155

Riley Buildings, HalifaxRef 19-6833
Southowram Bank. Recorded in 1880

Riley's Court, HalifaxRef 19-7025
Recorded in 1871 & 1891, when it was listed near Crossley Terrace

Riley Lane, HolmfieldRef 19-158

Riley Lane, IllingworthRef 19-6002

Ring o' Bells Yard, HalifaxRef 19-6984
Upper Kirkgate.

Recorded in 1891

Ringby Terrace, Akroydon, HalifaxRef 19-6056

Ringstone, BarkislandRef 19-6106

Ringstone Hill Lane, LuddendenfootRef 19-1358

Ringwood Edge, EllandRef 19-1514

Ripley's Buildings, HipperholmeRef 19-8
Recorded in 1901

Ripley Street, LightcliffeRef 19-3906

Built in the 1880s by Jeremiah Gomersall on the site of a farm on the estate of Sir Henry William Ripley, and named for the Ripley family.

The street leads to Jasper Hill, Lightcliffe

Ripley Terrace, LuddendenfootRef 19-6160

Ripon Street, HalifaxRef 19-3908

Ripon Street, HalifaxRef 19-946
Recorded in 1905 off Hopwood Lane

Ripon Terrace, Akroydon, HalifaxRef 19-3909

Many of the 19th century buildings here are listed

  • Numbers 1 to 11
  • Numbers 13 to 27
  • Numbers 29 to 43

See Back Ripon Terrace, Akroydon

Ripponden Bank, BarkislandRef 19-718

Ripponden New Bank, RippondenRef 19-720
Superseded Ripponden Old Bank when the Rochdale to Halifax & Elland Turnpike was constructed

Ripponden Old Bank, RippondenRef 19-1324
Fern Lee, Ripponden [Number 8], Chapel Farmhouse, Ripponden [10], and Croft Cottage, Ripponden were originally an early 17th century house.

See Foresters' Hall, Ripponden and Ripponden New Bank

Ripponden Old Lane, RippondenRef 19-196

Ripponden Old RoadRef 19-6620

Ripponden RoadRef 19-5496

Rise Lane, TodmordenRef 19-5343
Todmorden Railway Station is here

The Rise, NorthowramRef 19-340

Rishworth Buildings, HalifaxRef 19-6836
Wheatley Lane Recorded in 1891

Rishworth Hall Close, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2211

Rishworth Mill Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2235

Rishworth New Road, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2266

See Upper Cockcroft Hall, Rishworth

Rishworth Road, BarkislandRef 19-1382

Rishworthian Court, CopleyRef 19-6187

River Street, BrighouseRef 19-4985

See Blakeborough's Bridge and Drury's Soap Works

River Street, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2128

River Street, TodmordenRef 19-5589

River Walk, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2296

Riverwood Drive, HalifaxRef 19-6213

Road End, West ValeRef 19-222

RoadRef 19-6569
The Old English word rad comes from ridan, meaning to ride.

In 1675, John Ogilby published Britannia, the first road book to be based on scientific survey of the British road system.

See Bridge, Causey and Highways

Robert Street East, ClaremountRef 19-362

Robert Street, Lee MountRef 19-6423

Robert Street North, ClaremountRef 19-6245
Off Iona Street, Boothtown

Robert Street, OvendenRef 19-6301

Roberts Buildings, HalifaxRef 19-6333
Recorded in 1911 at Highroad Well

Robertshaw Road, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2692
Named for Robertshaw's who were at Calder Mill

Robertson Avenue, RastrickRef 19-675

Robin Hood Way, BrighouseRef 19-709

Robinwood Terrace, TodmordenRef 19-5345
Housing for the workers at Robinwood Mill. The larger Manager's House stands on the hillside

Rochdale Road, GreetlandRef 19-3916
/ West Vale.

Once known as Stainstret.

The main road – now the B6113 – runs from Elland over Brow Bridge through Greetland – where it becomes Greetland Road – and on to Ripponden – where it becomes Elland Road.

Owners and tenants have included

Rochdale Road, HalifaxRef 19-3915

See Allangate, Halifax

Rochdale Road, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-75
Created in 1792.

See Mill House Chimney, Triangle

Rochdale Road, TodmordenRef 19-4366

Some of the buildings here are listed

Rochdale Road, WalsdenRef 19-5724

Rochdale to Halifax & Elland TurnpikeRef 19-2174
Turnpike constructed around 1760 under an act of 1735. It came via Blackstone Edge. This was the main road through Sowerby Bridge.

In 1814, a notice proposing to continue, enlarge, alter, amend, repair and widen the road described it as

[running] from the town of Rochdale, leading over a certain craggy mountain called Blackstone-Edge, and then to the towns of Halifax and Ealand... passing through the several townships, hamlets, districts, or places of Huddersfield, Wardleworth, Wuerdle and Wardle, Blatchenworth, and Calderbrook in the parish of Rochdale, and of Soyland, Sowerby, Warley, Skircoat, Halifax, Barkisland, Greetland, and Elland-cum-Greetland in the parish of Halifax

See William Binns, Bolton Brow, Sowerby Bridge, William Greame and Manchester & Leeds Railway

Rochdale Yard, HalifaxRef 19-6364

Rochester Place, EllandRef 19-1575

Rock Court, OvendenRef 19-6480
Recorded in 1905 off 310 Ovenden Road

Rock Hill, StainlandRef 19-1010

Rock Street, BrighouseRef 19-737

Rock Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-6367

Rock Terrace, TodmordenRef 19-5349
A large 18th century grindstone circle and grindstone in the rear garden of Number 12 are listed.

The device was used for grinding sand from the sandstone outcrop at Knowlwood Delph Quarries

Rock View, StainlandRef 19-6397

Rockcliffe Mount, LuddendenfootRef 19-6424

Rocks, Causeway FootRef 19-6449

Rocks Lane, Causeway FootRef 19-6517

Rocks Road, HalifaxRef 19-6450

Rocks View, HalifaxRef 19-6482

Rockville Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-6515

Roebuck Yard, HalifaxRef 19-2554
Recorded in 1874 off Northgate.

See Jackson & Clayton and Roebuck, Halifax

Roger Gate, MytholmroydRef 19-2770

Rogerson Square, BrighouseRef 19-4989
Named for Roger Flather Rogerson

Roils Head Road, Norton TowerRef 19-3923

Roiston Hill, OvendenRef 19-6868
Recorded in 1851, when it was between Hatchet Hall & Broadley Laithe

This & associated entries use material contributed by Robert Wade

Rookery, HalifaxRef 19-6551

Rookery Lane, SiddalRef 19-268

Rookery Place, BrighouseRef 19-770

Rookes Lane, Norwood GreenRef 19-6621

Rookes Lane Top, Norwood GreenRef 19-6588

Rookes View, Norwood GreenRef 19-6648

Rooley Banks, SowerbyRef 19-2322

Rooley Court, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2351

Rooley Heights, SowerbyRef 19-2383

Rooley Lane, SowerbyRef 19-2438

See Rooley Lane Wesleyan Chapel, Sowerby, Rooley Lane Wesleyan Graveyard and Sowerby Methodist Sunday School

Roomfield Lane, LangfieldRef 19-R65
Now Halifax Road, Todmorden.

See Knur & spell

Roomfield Street, TodmordenRef 19-5715

Rope Walk, WainstallsRef 19-R66
Leads from Lumb to Square Mill.

Probably named for the manufacture of rope which is believed to have been carried out at the Mill.

See Rope walk

Roper Gardens, MixendenRef 19-60

Roper Green Lane, WheatleyRef 19-6553

Roper Green, MixendenRef 19-3929

Roper Lane, BradshawRef 19-6590

Rose & Crown Yard, WarleyRef 19-6885

See Rose & Crown, Warley

Rose Bank, Pye NestRef 19-108

Rose Bank Road, TodmordenRef 19-5772

Rose Cottages, StainlandRef 19-154

Rose Grove, Hebden BridgeRef 19-1667

Rose Grove, LuddendenfootRef 19-195
/ Warley. Recorded in 1871

Rose Grove, MytholmroydRef 19-2212

Rose Grove, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2464

Rose Heath, IllingworthRef 19-220

Rose Hill, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6279

Rose Mount, SkircoatRef 19-267

Rose Place, LuddendenfootRef 19-3935
Houses here were built by George Mitchell and William Gaukroger, members of the Loyal Rose Lodge [No 808]

Rose Street, HalifaxRef 19-296

Rose Street, TodmordenRef 19-1762

Rose Terrace, Lee MountRef 19-333

Rose Terrace, SkircoatRef 19-6271

Rose Villas, MytholmroydRef 19-2297

Rosebank Road, TodmordenRef 19-6479

Roseberry Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-394

Rosebery Avenue, SiddalRef 19-420

Rosebery Street, CornholmeRef 19-5352

Rosebery Street, EllandRef 19-1669

Rosegrove Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2046

Roselea Close, SouthowramRef 19-1932

Roselee Close, SiddalRef 19-479

Rosemary Close, RastrickRef 19-800

Rosemary Hall, Causeway FootRef 19-6622

Rosemary Hill, HalifaxRef 19-543

Rosemary Lane, RastrickRef 19-829

Rosemary Lane, SiddalRef 19-3943

See Rosemary Farm, Siddal and Rosemary Hill, Siddal

Rosemary Place, RastrickRef 19-862

Rosemont, BradshawRef 19-6649

Rosemount Avenue, EllandRef 19-1893

Rosemount Terrace, EllandRef 19-2100

Rothery Court, HalifaxRef 19-569
Recorded in 1894 at Orange Street

Rothwell Drive, HalifaxRef 19-593

Rothwell Mount, HalifaxRef 19-620

Rothwell Road, HalifaxRef 19-3947
Constructed around 1866.

Property here included

Rotten Row, HalifaxRef 19-6979
King Street / Nelson Street.

Recorded in 1891

Rough Bottom, MytholmroydRef 19-2352

Rough Hall Lane, WainstallsRef 19-R190
Named for Rough Hall.

The 1920s/1930s houses at the top of the lane were built by Calvert's for their senior employees

Rough Hey Wood, TriangleRef 19-2552

See Rough Hey Wood, Triangle

Rough Side Lane, TodmordenRef 19-5353

Roughside Lane, TodmordenRef 19-6554

Round BankSowerby BridgeRef 19-5650
Tuel Lane. Recorded in 1891, 1901 & 1911

Round Hill Close, IllingworthRef 19-674

Round Hill, IllingworthRef 19-708

Roundabout, BrighouseRef 19-6893
Recorded in 1868 when the name of the Street was changed.

Question: Does anyone know where the Street was, and what the name became?


Row Lane, SowerbyRef 19-2179

Rowan Drive, CliftonRef 19-2236

Rowland Lane, Hebden BridgeRef 19-6623

RowsRef 19-6815
There are a great many properties with names like Bairstow's Buildings, Clough's Court, Hanson's Passage, Richardson's Row Walker's Square and Nichol's Yard.

Many of these were slums and poorer housing from the 19th century, possibly built by a mill-owner for his workers. Later offices and administrative buildings were given similar names, such as Princess Buildings.

The Foldout collects some of these names.

Roy Street, TodmordenRef 19-5889

Royal Fold, MytholmroydRef 19-61
Houses here were cleared in the 1980s.

The Good Shepherd Catholic Church, Mytholmroyd, now stands here

See Mytholmroyd Farm, Mytholmroyd

Royal Mount, HalifaxRef 19-7061
Off Adelaide Street.

Recorded in 1881

Royal Oak Yard, BrighouseRef 19-7127
The yard of the Royal Oak, Brighouse was reached through the alley next to the pub

Royd Crescent, HalifaxRef 19-736

Royd Crescent, MytholmroydRef 19-2410

Royd Drive, RippondenRef 19-6300

Royd Lane, IllingworthRef 19-769

Royd Lane, RippondenRef 19-5703
Leads to Priest Lane.

See The Royde, Soyland

Royd Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2607

Royd Lane, SoylandRef 19-2267

Royd Lane, TodmordenRef 19-5948

Royd Mount, HalifaxRef 19-799

Royd Park, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2639

Royd Place, ClaremountRef 19-3954
Off Claremount Road.

The small road of terraced houses which has survived the clearance of the area in the 1960s.

See Back Royd Place, Claremount

The Royd, RippondenRef 19-5436

Royd Road, TodmordenRef 19-5975

The Royd, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-3162

The Royd, StainlandRef 19-T159
Recorded in 1851

Royd Street, TodmordenRef 19-6027

Royd Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-828

Royd Terrace, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5809
Popularly known as Birkenhead in the 19th century.

Some of the buildings here are listed

  • Numbers 1 to 19 – cottages dated 1848
  • Numbers 29 & 31 – cottages dated 1852

Royd, TodmordenRef 19-6081

Royd View, MytholmroydRef 19-2439

Royd Villas, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2465

Roydlands Street, HipperholmeRef 19-861

Roydlands Terrace, HipperholmeRef 19-3957
The Hipperholme Police Sergeant's home was here

Royds Avenue, Bailiff BridgeRef 19-887

Royds Crescent, BrighouseRef 19-916

Royds Farm, SowerbyRef 19-2323

The Royds, HalifaxRef 19-369

Royds Hall Lane, Low MoorRef 19-1486
Part of the old packhorse route between Halifax and Bradford

Royds Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-4679
Recorded in 1874 at Savile Park

Royston Road, HalifaxRef 19-1513
Mentioned in Anne Lister's journal [23rd December 1818]. Does anyone know where – or what – this could have been?

On 25th February 1819, she says

By Blackwall & Royston Road to King Cross ...

Ruby Street, HalifaxRef 19-6332
Recorded in 1891

Rud Lane, Cragg ValeRef 19-6366

Rufford Place, HalifaxRef 19-914

Rufford Road, EllandRef 19-1987

Rufford Road, HalifaxRef 19-6396

Rufford Villas, HalifaxRef 19-945

Rugby Avenue, OvendenRef 19-3960

Question: Does anyone know why there are so many roads and streets called RUGBY in the area? Could they be named for Ovenden Rugby League Football Club who had their grounds nearby?


This & associated entries use material contributed by Matt Jackson

Rugby Drive, OvendenRef 19-977

Rugby Gardens, OvendenRef 19-1036

Rugby Mount, OvendenRef 19-1075

Rugby Terrace, OvendenRef 19-1122

Rushton Hill Close, PellonRef 19-1151

Rushton Street, HalifaxRef 19-2384
Recorded in 1874 off Queens Road.

See Haigh Street, Halifax

Rushworth Street, Lee MountRef 19-1186

Ruskin Street, Lee MountRef 19-4780

Ruskin Terrace, Lee MountRef 19-1215

Russell Street Arcade, HalifaxRef 19-513

Russell Street, HalifaxRef 19-1717
Named after Lord John Russell.

Merged with Petticoat Lane when the area was redeveloped in 189?

See Fenton's Court, Halifax Russell Street Arcade, Halifax and Saddle, Halifax

Russell Street, TodmordenRef 19-6136

Rustic Avenue, SouthowramRef 19-1244

Ryburn Buildings, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6284
Built in 1884 at West End on the site of a row of shops and houses which included Hollow's Dining Room

See Godfrey Alan Riley, Sowerby Bridge Constitutional Association & Club, Sowerby Division Conservative Union, Union Bank, Sowerby Bridge, Sowerby Bridge Victoria Club and Water Street, Sowerby Bridge

Ryburn Court, HalifaxRef 19-1273

Ryburn Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2746

Ryburn Street, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6519

Ryburn Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-1304

Ryburn Terrace, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6591

Ryburn View, HalifaxRef 19-1331

Ryburn View, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6650

Ryburndale Road, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-4648

Ryburndale, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-111

Rydings Avenue, BrighouseRef 19-978

Rydings Close, BrighouseRef 19-1011

Rydings Drive, BrighouseRef 19-1037

Rydings Walk, BrighouseRef 19-1076

Rye Croft, HolmfieldRef 19-110

Rye Lane, HalifaxRef 19-1357

Ryecroft Crescent, PellonRef 19-1380

Ryecroft, IllingworthRef 19-1461

Ryecroft Lane, Highroad WellRef 19-1407

Ryecroft Lane, RastrickRef 19-1123

Ryecroft Terrace, PellonRef 19-1434

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