Shipley, West Yorkshire

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Shipley is a commuter suburb and small town in the City of Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, by the River Aire and the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, north of Bradford.wikipedia
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City of Bradford

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Shipley is a commuter suburb and small town in the City of Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, by the River Aire and the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, north of Bradford.
It is named after its largest settlement, Bradford, but covers a far larger area which includes the towns of Keighley, Shipley, Bingley, Ilkley, Haworth, Silsden and Denholme.

West Yorkshire

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Shipley is a commuter suburb and small town in the City of Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, by the River Aire and the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, north of Bradford.

River Aire

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Shipley is a commuter suburb and small town in the City of Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, by the River Aire and the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, north of Bradford. The town was bounded to the north by the River Aire, to the east by Bradford Beck, with Cottingley and Heaton lying beyond its western and southern boundaries. Shipley is located at an important crossing of the River Aire, where the route from Otley to Bradford crosses the route from Skipton to Leeds.
After Cononley, the river enters West Yorkshire where it passes through the former industrial areas of Keighley, Bingley, Saltaire and Shipley.

Leeds and Liverpool Canal

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Shipley is a commuter suburb and small town in the City of Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, by the River Aire and the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, north of Bradford.
By 1774 the canal had been completed from Skipton to Shipley, including significant engineering features such as the Bingley Five Rise Locks, Bingley Three Rise Locks and the seven-arch aqueduct over the River Aire, at Dowley Gap.

Saltaire

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Examples can be seen in the cottages at Jane Hills along the canal in Saltaire.
Saltaire is a Victorian model village located in Shipley, part of the City of Bradford Metropolitan District, in West Yorkshire, England.

Bradford

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Shipley is a commuter suburb and small town in the City of Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, by the River Aire and the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, north of Bradford. Shipley is located at an important crossing of the River Aire, where the route from Otley to Bradford crosses the route from Skipton to Leeds.
At the site of the original ford, the beck turns north, and flows towards the River Aire at Shipley.

Baildon

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It is sheltered by the millstone crags of Wrose and Windhill to the east, and to the north by Baildon and Hawksworth Moors.
Other nearby suburbs include Shipley to the south and Saltaire to the west.

Wrose

It is sheltered by the millstone crags of Wrose and Windhill to the east, and to the north by Baildon and Hawksworth Moors.
Wrose is a village and civil parish in the City of Bradford metropolitan borough of West Yorkshire, England, about three miles north of Bradford city centre, and south-east of Shipley.

West Riding of Yorkshire

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Before 1974 Shipley was an urban district in the West Riding of Yorkshire.
Within the industrial region, other urban districts included Bingley, Bolton on Dearne, Castleford, Cleckheaton, Elland, Featherstone, Handsworth, Hoyland Nether, Liversedge, Mexborough, Mirfield, Normanton, Rawmarsh, Rothwell, Saddleworth, Shipley, Skipton, Sowerby Bridge, Stanley, Swinton, Thornhill, Wath-upon-Dearne, Wombwell and Worsborough.

Heaton, West Yorkshire

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By the 19th century the Rawson estates and those of the Fields, another prominent land-owning family, had become the property of the Earl of Rosse who had extensive holdings in Heaton. The town was bounded to the north by the River Aire, to the east by Bradford Beck, with Cottingley and Heaton lying beyond its western and southern boundaries.
An ancient woodland, Heaton Woods, stretches from the village to Shipley.

Bradford Beck

The town was bounded to the north by the River Aire, to the east by Bradford Beck, with Cottingley and Heaton lying beyond its western and southern boundaries.
Bradford Beck is a river that flows through Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, (then Bradford Dale) and on to the River Aire at Shipley.

Leeds

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Shipley is located at an important crossing of the River Aire, where the route from Otley to Bradford crosses the route from Skipton to Leeds.
Keighley Bus Company provides a service to Shipley, Bingley and Keighley.

Otley

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Shipley is located at an important crossing of the River Aire, where the route from Otley to Bradford crosses the route from Skipton to Leeds.
The A6038 heads to Guiseley, Shipley and Bradford, connecting with the A65.

Northcliffe Park

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A larger recreation area with playing fields, allotments, woods, and a private golf club is situated on the hill at Northcliffe.
Northcliffe Park is a 35 hectare area in Shipley, West Yorkshire, England, set aside for allotments, parkland and woodland.

Saltaire railway station

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Salts Mill is accessed via the nearby Saltaire railway station and together with the stone built terraced houses, ornate Victorian era civic buildings and Roberts Park, draws significant numbers of tourists to the area.
Saltaire railway station serves the village of Saltaire near Shipley in West Yorkshire, England.

Cottingley, Bradford

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The town was bounded to the north by the River Aire, to the east by Bradford Beck, with Cottingley and Heaton lying beyond its western and southern boundaries.
Cottingley is a suburban village within the City of Bradford in West Yorkshire, England, situated between Shipley and Bingley.

Naylor TF 1700

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Shipley houses the Naylor Cars, Ltd., that produced the Naylor TF 1700, an MG TF replica.
The Naylor TF 1700 is a British sports car built in the 1980s by Naylor Cars, Ltd., located in Shipley, West Yorkshire, England.

Shipley railway station

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Shipley railway station has an unusual triangular layout, serving trains on the Skipton to Leeds line, the Leeds to Bradford Forster Square line, and the Bradford to Skipton/Ilkley lines.
Shipley railway station serves the historic market town of Shipley in West Yorkshire, England.

Douglas Mawson

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He was born in Shipley, West Yorkshire, but was less than two years old when his family immigrated to Australia and settled at Rooty Hill, now in the western suburbs of Sydney.

Tony Richardson

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Richardson was born in Shipley, West Riding of Yorkshire in 1928, the son of Elsie Evans (Campion) and Clarence Albert Richardson, a chemist.

Bingley

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The town has a large volume of through vehicle traffic as it is on two of the main routes between Bradford, Leeds and the Aire Valley towns of Bingley, Keighley, and Skipton.
The road passes north-west to Keighley and south-east to Shipley and Bradford.

Steven Hartley

Steven Hartley (born 12 August 1960, in Shipley) is an English actor known internationally for his television, film and theatre roles.

City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council

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Shipley electoral ward is represented on Bradford Metropolitan District Council by three councillors; Vick Jenkins (Labour), Kevin Warnes (Green), and Martin Love (Green)

Arndale Centre

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Other shops in the same precinct include an Arndale Centre, retailers such as Laura Ashley, Argos, and Boots.

Roger Burton Land

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He was born in Shipley, West Yorkshire, on 30 April 1940, the son of Betty Newton Burton and her husband Albert Land.