Streets in Calderdale



Talbot Square, HalifaxRef 19-4974
A name for The Square

Talbot Yard, HalifaxRef 19-5933
The yard of the Talbot Inn

Tan House Hill, HipperholmeRef 19-4264
This was a part of the Wakefield Gate route into Halifax. Named for the tannery which stood at the top of the hill.

See James Lee, Robert Taylor and Watergate, Hipperholme

Tan House Lane, NorthowramRef 19-2273

Tan House Park, HipperholmeRef 19-5893

Tan House View, HipperholmeRef 19-5922

Tankard Court, Lee MountRef 19-805

Tankard Road, OvendenRef 19-866

Tankard Street, Lee MountRef 19-951

Tasker's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-3099
Recorded in 1874 off King Cross Road

Tatham's Court, HalifaxRef 19-6887
King Cross.

Recorded in 1914

Tatham's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-6823
New Road. Recorded in 1911

Tay Lock, EllandRef 19-2356

Taylor's Buildings, HalifaxRef 19-6832
Lower Shaw Hill.

Recorded in 1861 & 1864

Taylor's Court, HalifaxRef 19-2932
Area of Crown Street

Taylor's Court, HalifaxRef 19-6954
Pellon Lane.

Recorded in 1911

Taylor Lane, Causeway FootRef 19-982

Taylor Street, HalifaxRef 19-1866
Or Taylor's Street.

Recorded in 1874 & 1890 off Hanson Lane.

See Hartley's Court, Halifax

Taylor's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-163
Recorded in 1874 off Southgate

Teddy Holt's Yard HalifaxRef 19-6932
New Bank.

Recorded in 1911 School records.

In the 1911 census, it appeared as Holt's Yard

This & associated entries use material contributed by Ruth Bourne

Temperance Street, EllandRef 19-1911
The street took its name from Temperance Methodist Chapel, Elland. The chapel building still stands but the street has disappeared

Temperance Street, HalifaxRef 19-3896
Area of Mount Pleasant / Commercial Road.

Built before 1854 by the Union Building Society

Temperance Street, TodmordenRef 19-2980

Templars Close, GreetlandRef 19-5953

Temple Buildings, TodmordenRef 19-1997
White Hart Fold. Recorded in 1905

Temple Street, HalifaxRef 19-164
Recorded in 1841, 1874 & 1936 at New Road

Temple Terrace, RishworthRef 19-6664
Near Temple Mill, Rishworth.

See Porridge Hall, Rishworth

Tenby Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-5979

Tennyson Avenue, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-5229

Tennyson Avenue, TodmordenRef 19-3229

Tennyson Place, HipperholmeRef 19-6007

Tennyson Street, Lee MountRef 19-6033

Tenter Hill Lane, Cragg ValeRef 19-813

See Higher House, Cragg Vale

Tenterfield Rise, HalifaxRef 19-6060

Tenterfield Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-6085

Tenterfield Terrace, TodmordenRef 19-3250

Tenterfield, WainstallsRef 19-4
A piece of land between Rope Walk and the brook. It may be named on account of the

Tenterfields, LuddendenfootRef 19-6712
Aka Longbottom. An area of the Burnley Road between Sowerby Bridge and Mytholmroyd.

It takes its name from the fields where the wooden tenters were placed on which the cloth from Longbottom Fulling Mills was stretched.

The ford across the Calder here may have been used by the Romans.

See Round House, Luddendenfoot and Tenterfields Business Park, Luddendenfoot

Terrace Gardens, Akroydon, HalifaxRef 19-6110

Terrace Grove, HalifaxRef 19-3211
Recorded in 1874 at Swan Bank

Terrace HousesRef 19-6359

Terrace Street, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6547
Recorded in 1901 as part of the estate of Joseph Edwards

Tetley Lane, NorthowramRef 19-4273

Some of the buildings here are listed

Tewit Close, IllingworthRef 19-6140

Tewit Gardens, IllingworthRef 19-6164

Tewit Green, IllingworthRef 19-6191

Tewit Hall Gardens, IllingworthRef 19-6218

Tewit Lane, IllingworthRef 19-6305

Tewitt Lane, IllingworthRef 19-2442

Thacker Gate Road, SowerbyRef 19-3055

Thackrah Street, HalifaxRef 19-3330
Recorded in 1874 at Highroad Well

Thackray Street, HalifaxRef 19-6371
Near the Barracks in Gibbet Street

Thief Lane, HalifaxRef 19-273
Recorded in 1787

Third Avenue, HalifaxRef 19-455

Thirlmere Avenue, EllandRef 19-1579

Thistle Bottom Buildings, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5877

Thistle Bottom, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5875
In 1906, the Halifax Courier reported
that a furniture cart belonging to Simpson & Sons Limited, of Halifax, crashed through fencing and into the river at Thistle Bottom, Hebden Bridge

Thistle Buildings, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2185

Thomas Street, EllandRef 19-1626

Thomas Street, HalifaxRef 19-165
Recorded in 1874 & 1891.

The street ran parallel to Market Street and Union Street from the bottom of Albion Street, across the bottom of Westgate, the top of Blackledge, and into Horton Street.

The northern section was lost when Market Street and Westgate House, Halifax were redeveloped [1971]

The southern section – into Horton Street – still remains.

Henry Wadsworth was in business on Thomas Street [1866] and he built new premises dated HW AD 1870

Question: Does anyone know anything about banana-ripening which was carried on in a building here in the 1970s?


See Bates Court, Halifax and Bates Yard, Halifax

Thomas Street, RastrickRef 19-740

Thomas Street South, HalifaxRef 19-486
Hopwood Lane

Thomas Street, StainlandRef 19-575

Thomas Street, TodmordenRef 19-3354

Thomas Street West, HalifaxRef 19-548

Thompson's Buildings, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6681
Gratrix Lane Recorded in 1871

Thompson Road, ClaremountRef 19-5653

Thompson Street, HalifaxRef 19-6946
Pellon Lane.

Recorded in 1911

Thompson's Yard, HalifaxRef 19-3375
Recorded in 1874 off Grove Street

Thorn Bank, Hebden BridgeRef 19-3077

Thorn Bank, MytholmroydRef 19-5335

Thorn Hill Close, StainlandRef 19-599

Thorn Hill Hey, StainlandRef 19-627

Thorn Hill, StainlandRef 19-651

Thorn Lee, LuddendenfootRef 19-687

Thorn Place, TodmordenRef 19-3399

Thorn Street, StainlandRef 19-715

Thorn Terrace, LuddendenfootRef 19-742

Thorn Tree Cottages, HalifaxRef 19-775

Thorn Tree, HalifaxRef 19-166
Area of King Cross / Queens Road

Thorn Tree Street, HalifaxRef 19-835
King Cross.

See Leadenhall Street, Halifax, Moorgate Street, Halifax and Thorn Tree, Halifax

Thorn View, EllandRef 19-1682

Thorn View, HalifaxRef 19-920

Thorn View, LuddendenfootRef 19-T87

Thorn View, MytholmroydRef 19-2215

Thornes Park, RastrickRef 19-774

Thorney Lane, BradshawRef 19-5689

Thorney Lane, LuddendenfootRef 19-4321
/ Midgley.

Some of the buildings here are listed

Thornfield Rise, GreetlandRef 19-6778
Group of houses on Sunnybank Road, almost behind Greetland & Lindwell Methodist Church

This & associated entries use material contributed by Les Forester

Thornfield Street, GreetlandRef 19-1016

Thornhill Bridge Lane, BrighouseRef 19-6559

See Thornhill Bridge

Thornhill Briggs, BrighouseRef 19-3122

Thornhill Close, Holywell GreenRef 19-5720

Thornhill Hey, SowoodRef 19-2585

Thornhill, Holywell GreenRef 19-5748

Thornhill Place, RastrickRef 19-865

Thornhill Road, RastrickRef 19-5070
In the 1970s, the apparition of a Grey Lady was seen drifting around a house at 219 Thornhill Road; the bottom of her legs were missing. Another report gives an account of a ghostly monk also seen there

This & associated entries use material contributed by Kai Roberts

Thornhills Beck Lane, BrighouseRef 19-2696

Thornhills Lane, CliftonRef 19-5071
Aka Jay House Lane, Clifton

Thornton Road, RastrickRef 19-950

Thornton Street, HalifaxRef 19-1041

Thornton Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-1085

Thorny Bank, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-5485

See Thorny Bank, Norland

Thorny Lane, WainstallsRef 19-5777

Thorp Terrace, LuddendenfootRef 19-1130

Thorpe Mill Court, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-5513

Thorpe Street, Akroydon, HalifaxRef 19-1156
Recorded in 1874

Thorpe Terrace, LuddendenRef 19-6798

Threadneedle Street, HalifaxRef 19-2720
King Cross.

Other streets with names like those in the City of London were nearby, including Leadenhall Street and Lombard Street.

The street was lost when the area was redeveloped in the 1960s.

See Leadenhall Street, Halifax

Threap Croft, IllingworthRef 19-1192
Whitehill Road.

17th century houses – numbers 1 to 6 – are listed

Three Trees, HolmfieldRef 19-1990
Illingworth Road.

A group of houses, formerly known as Tim Buildings, Jim Buildings, and Hartley Buildings.

Owners and tenants have included

The property has been demolished

This & associated entries use material contributed by Les Piggin

Throstle Bank, Pye NestRef 19-4328

Throstle Bower, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2239

Throstle Mount, LuddendenfootRef 19-1220

Throstle Nest, MytholmroydRef 19-2300

Throstle Street, TodmordenRef 19-3417

Thrum Hall Close, HalifaxRef 19-1249

Thrum Hall Drive, HalifaxRef 19-1280

Thrum Hall Lane, PellonRef 19-597

Thrush Hill Road, MytholmroydRef 19-2326

Thunderton Lane, CottonstonesRef 19-2774

See Toothill End Farm, Sowerby

Thwaite Buildings, HalifaxRef 19-6974
New Road.

Recorded in 1861, when

Tidswell's Terrace, HalifaxRef 19-3439
Recorded in 1874 & 1936 off Commercial Road

Tile Terrace, RastrickRef 19-858
See Brick & Tile Terrace

Till Carr Lane, LightcliffeRef 19-1792
Ran from Rookes Hall, past Eastfield Chapel, to the mill at Brighouse.

See Bottom Hall, Lightcliffe, Curate's House, Lightcliffe, Till Carr Farm, Lightcliffe and Till Carr House, Lightcliffe

Tillotson Avenue, SowerbyRef 19-6352
Named for Archbishop John Tillotson.

See Sowerby Post Office

Tillotson's Buildings, LuddendenfootRef 19-4334

Timber Street, EllandRef 19-824
Runs between Southgate and Huddersfield Road.

It was originally called Lucy Street.

There are parts of Number 7 Timber Street remaining as the back of a shop in Southgate. This was a 2-storey house dated GBS 1675 for G and B Smithies. The windows, door and mouldings can be seen. This is listed.

This is discussed in the book Views of Ancient Buildings in the Parish of Halifax.

See Danesbury House, Elland

Timber Street, SkircoatRef 19-7028
Recorded in 1871

Timmey Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-2803

Timmy Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-741

Tod Bottoms, Stump CrossRef 19-6337
Recorded in 1905 off 17 Hough

Todmorden TurnpikeRef 19-2165
The Todmorden Turnpike Trust was established in 1760.

It superseded The Walsden Highway packhorse route.

The turnpike was built in 1764 and ran between Todmorden, Steanor Bottom, Mytholmroyd, Bar Wood, Friendly, Naylor Lane, and Halifax.

The Trust expired on 31st October 1878.

See Hebden Bridge to Lees Turnpike and John Sutcliffe

Tofts Grove Fold, RastrickRef 19-1040

Tofts Grove Gardens, RastrickRef 19-1083

Tofts Grove Place, RastrickRef 19-1155

Tofts Grove, RastrickRef 19-5078

See Blackstone Edge Roman Road

Tommy Lane, Upper EdgeRef 19-1046
A popular local name for Pinfold Lane

Tonge Brink, TodmordenRef 19-3476

Tongue End, WainstallsRef 19-T48
Recorded in 1891 & 1905 off Wainstalls Lodge Lane

Toothill Avenue, RastrickRef 19-1219

Toothill Bank, RastrickRef 19-5080
The road from the Junction, Rastrick up to Toothill Hall.

There was much stone-quarrying and stone-mining along the sides of the hill. The small cottage on the right [going up the hill] was used as a pay-office for the stone-workers.

There was a shooting range on the land below the hill

Toothill Lane, CottonstonesRef 19-2828

Toothill Lane, RastrickRef 19-1279

See Toothill Grove, Rastrick

Toothill Lane South, TodmordenRef 19-5803

Top o' th' Close Road, TodmordenRef 19-3495

Top o' th' Hill, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2387

Top o' th' Hill Road, TodmordenRef 19-5438

Some of the buildings here are listed

  • Numbers 19 & 21 – early 18th century cottages
  • Numbers 25, 27 & 29 – Jean Royd, Todmorden
  • An early 18th century barn near Number 25

Top o' th' Hill, TodmordenRef 19-3514

Top o' th' Town, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2413

Top Street, WalsdenRef 19-5440
Ramsden Wood.

Some of the buildings here are listed

Tordoff's Row, HalifaxRef 19-6428
/ Tordoff's Buildings.

Recorded in 1901 & 1905 off Bailey Hall Bank.

See Premises, Halifax

Tower Buildings, HalifaxRef 19-1970
See Tower Chambers, Halifax

Tower Gardens, HalifaxRef 19-624

Tower Hill, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6353
This was formerly known as Tuel Lane.

See Tower Hill Bridge, Sowerby Bridge

Tower Street, TodmordenRef 19-3536

Tower View, HalifaxRef 19-649

Town End, HalifaxRef 19-1846
17th century name for the area of Halifax around Bull Green

Town Field Lane, EllandRef 19-6595
This was the lane to Town Field. Became Victoria Road

Town Field Lane, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5828

Town Hall Buildings, HalifaxRef 19-1986
Princess Street. A group of buildings which [1894] included Princess Buildings and Halifax Permanent Benefit Building Society

Town Hall Court, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6354
The Sowerby Bridge Chronicle was published here

Town Hall Street East, HalifaxRef 19-6691

Some of the buildings here are listed

  • Offices of the Borough Engineer

See Crossley Street, Halifax

Town Hall Street, EllandRef 19-2851

Town Hall Street South, HalifaxRef 19-686

Town Hall Street, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-6355
This is a westerly continuation of Wharf Street.

Some of the buildings here are listed

Townfield, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2494

Townfield View, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2468

Towngate Avenue, CliftonRef 19-1335

Towngate, CliftonRef 19-5083
A late 17th century archway and early 19th century houses here are listed.

See Clifton War Memorial and Well Lane, Hartshead

Towngate, HeptonstallRef 19-5887

Listed buildings in Towngate

Towngate, HipperholmeRef 19-4124

Towngate, MidgleyRef 19-245
Some of the late 18th / early 19th century cottages here are listed

This is discussed in the book Our Home & Country

Towngate, NorthowramRef 19-3003

Towngate, SouthowramRef 19-4129
In the 1970s, the Southowram stocks were moved from Cain Lane to Towngate.

See Dr Lawson

Towngate, SowerbyRef 19-6356

Some of the buildings here are listed

See Bogdan Tarandzief

Townley Avenue, SouthowramRef 19-804

Trafalgar Square, HalifaxRef 19-3187

Trafalgar Street, HalifaxRef 19-2957
Area of Haugh Shaw

Travis Buildings, HipperholmeRef 19-6706

Recorded in 1901, when William Travis lived here

Tray Royd, LuddendenfootRef 19-834

Tree Lane, WainstallsRef 19-2876

Tree Road, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-547

Trenance Gardens, GreetlandRef 19-890

Trevelyan Street, BrighouseRef 19-1386

Trimmingham Lane, HalifaxRef 19-4344

Trimmingham Road, HalifaxRef 19-4345

Trimmingham Villas, HalifaxRef 19-919

Trimminqham Lane, HalifaxRef 19-574

Trinity Close, IllingworthRef 19-981

Trinity Court, HalifaxRef 19-29
Oxford Road / Prescott Street.

Built [2012] on the site of the St John's Methodist Church, Prescott Street and (later) the canteen for Clare Hall School

This & associated entries use material contributed by Ivan Birch

Trinity Fold, SkircoatRef 19-1015

Trinity Grove, BrighouseRef 19-1413

Trinity Place, HalifaxRef 19-974
Terrace of 15 mid-19th century houses on the south side of Blackwall

Trinity Place, HipperholmeRef 19-T117

Trinity Road, HalifaxRef 19-1666
Formerly called Stone Trough Lane. Ramsden's Brewery stood here. The offices of HBoS stand here.

See Grove House Estate, Halifax, St John's House School, Halifax and Trinity Wesleyan Methodist Church, Halifax

Trinity Street, HalifaxRef 19-598

Trinity Street, Hebden BridgeRef 19-5888
There are traces of a former dye works in a field at the corner of Trinity Street and Stubbing Holme Road

Trinity View, HalifaxRef 19-1191

Tripping Green, Causeway FootRef 19-1248

Trooper Lane, HalifaxRef 19-1785
Lane which runs from Bank Top, Southowram down to Stoney Royd.

The name is said to originate with the soldiers of the Scottish Army who are said to have used this route in order to avoid the dirty and disease-ridden Halifax in 1645 where there were outbreaks of the plague in April and October 1645

See Blaithroyd Lane, Southowram, High Grove Place, Southowram, Lancaster House, Southowram and Scott's Buildings, Southowram

This & associated entries use material contributed by Darrell Prest

Trooper Street, SiddalRef 19-650

Trooper Terrace, Caddy FieldRef 19-1308

Trough Street, BoothtownRef 19-1865
Now Hall Street North. Mr Colden's Charity School was here

Tub Street, GauxholmeRef 19-1125
A street leading from Bacup Road to Gauxholme Fold In 1910, it was renamed Fustian Place

Tuel Lane, Sowerby BridgeRef 19-1786
Hill linking Sowerby Bridge with the Burnley Road and the Upper Calder districts.

In some old documents, the name is Duel Lane.

In 1624, Arthur Mawde paid 1/6d Lord's dues for a messuage called Duellane.

This was a toll road in the 19th century.

The name was originally that of the street now called Tower Hill and joined Wharf Street further west. Because of the number of traffic accidents caused by the steep hill, the road was redesigned in 1968 to the present layout, and used a part of the Rochdale Canal.

See Tuel, Tuel Lane Link Tunnel and Tuel Lane Lock

This & associated entries use material contributed by Steve Ainsworth

Turbury Lane, GreetlandRef 19-4356
See Turbury

Turgate, MytholmroydRef 19-1213
The name may be associated with turbury.

The way becomes White Field Lane

Turley Cote Lane, Holywell GreenRef 19-626

Turn Lea, LuddendenfootRef 19-1360

Turner Avenue North, OvendenRef 19-4358
The avenue is named in memory of Sgt Hanson Turner

Turner Avenue, OvendenRef 19-2024

Turner Avenue South, OvendenRef 19-1440
The avenue is named in memory of Sgt Hanson Turner

Turner Bottom Row, RishworthRef 19-6730
The White Horse was here

Turner's Buildings, BoothtownRef 19-6942
South side of Boothtown.

Recorded in 1861, when James Turner was living here.

See Turner's Court, Ovenden

Turner's Court, OvendenRef 19-5861
/ Northowram / Boothtown

Recorded in 1871 & 1881.

James Turner was living here [1871].

See Turner's Buildings

Turner Lane, BoothtownRef 19-1490

Turner Place, OvendenRef 19-1519

Turner View, HalifaxRef 19-1545

Turney Street, OvendenRef 19-4363
Named for the Turney family who lived at nearby Park Lodge

Turnpike Street, EllandRef 19-519
The street was built by Rhodes & Company of Bradford who also began work on Victoria Baths, Elland

TurnpikesRef 19-3142

Turret Hall Road, HeptonstallRef 19-714

Turret Royd, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2610

Turret Royd Road, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2557

Turvin Cottages, MytholmroydRef 19-2643

Twine Cottages, Hebden BridgeRef 19-2669

Twine Lane, MidgleyRef 19-1594
Named for Twine, Midgley

Twinge Lane, SouthowramRef 19-830
Run from Marsh Lane to Law Lane.

See Law Green, Southowram, Law Hill Quarry, Southowram, Marsh Farm, Southowram and Marsh Quarry, Southowram

Twist Clough, MytholmroydRef 19-2749

Tyson Street, HalifaxRef 19-1772
West End.

Recorded in 1916

© Malcolm Bull 2024
Revised 14:11 / 13th May 2024 / 68023

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