A History of Rawdon

Persons Places and Prejudices by D. C. Willcock

INDEX

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Acacia  46,52
Ackworth 
	Rev. J  39,59    
	Rachel  59 
Adcock, Mary  68  
Aire, river 34
Aireborough Grammar School  41
Aireborough U.D.C  26,78,79
Akeroyd, Sir William  46
Aldburgh, Dorothy  9
Alexandra, Princess of Denmark  42
Andrews & Pepper, Architects  49
de Angelis, David  48
Apperley Bridge, station  64
Apperley Lane  19,64
Arcadia  57
Arton, Thomas  56,60,74
Ashdown  40,46,52,53
Ashdown Lodge  41
Atkinson, C.J.F.  78
Averdieck, Hermann  50


"Back o'Billing"  68
Back Lane  57
de Bacquencourt, family  21
Baptist 
Chapel, Rawdon
	1st  18,24,37 
	2nd  34,53,61      
	3rd  35
	College  39,41
	Graveyard  18,36
	Manse  35
	Sunday School  35,40
Barras, Col. P.  16,74
Barwick, R  23
Batter Lane  58,64
"Bedlam"  48
Bayton Lane  15
Bell, H.W.  43,48
Benton 
	Cong. Chapel  36
	Hill  18,19,29
	Park  6,41	
	Park School  41
Billing
The  4,75
View  65
Bingley, Samuel  53,66
Binns, Mrs  57
Booth
	Family  49
	Elizabeth  26
	J.L. & Co. Ltd  71
Bottomley, Moses  49
Braithwaite & Jenkinson, Architects  59
Brawne, Margaret  9
Briggs
	Arthur  38,48,74
	Arthur Nathaniel  49,53
	Elizabeth  48
	Isabella  48
	Rupert Nathaniel  47,48,51
Brontë
	Branwell  40
	Charlotte  30,41,51,56
	Rev. Patrick  56
	House School  40,41
Brown
Henry  47
Nicholas  15
de Bruis, Robert  6
Bubbling Well  34
Buckstone(s) Drive  53,65
Butcher Hill  43,64
Butterfield 
	Jonas  33
	William  33

Calverley 25,68,71,77 
	Family  17,22 
	Ann  21
	Isabel  23
	Sir Walter  14
	William  21
Cameron, Maj Gen NJC  76  
Campbell, Dr.  49
Canada  13
	Estate  76
	Row  35,58
Cartwright
Sir William  71,75
W.B. & Co. Ltd.  71
Christian Scientists  34
'Clattergate'  62
Clarke-Thornhill, Family 47,53,54
Cliffe
Cottage  48,53
Lane  9
Close, Brian  40
Cockshaw, Phoebe  25
Collinson, Stephen  74
Collier
	Rev. Josiah  25
	Rev. Jeremiah  25
	Sarah  25
Cooper
	Joseph
	Mary  22
	Timothy  33,37
Cornaby, Miss E.  63
Cotes, Rev. S.  57
Cragg
	Bottom  47,53
	Mount  48,53
	Royd  47,48,52,53
	Terrace  53
	Wood  35,64
Crawford, Alexander  29
Crompton-Stansfield, Family  14,20,24
Cross Hills  58
Crossley, David  34
Crowtrees
	Farm  19,23
	House  22,23,26,55,57,65
Crozier, Capt. F.R.M., R.N. 13
Cumberland
	1st Earl of   8 
	2nd Earl of  8


Dalemain  12
Daisy Hill  47,48
Dawson , Rev Joseph  21,24
Deason, Rev. J.  30,31
Dewhirst
	Herbert  41,50,54
	William  41,50
Dingle, The  72
Dinsdale  
	Julia  23
	William  23,24
Dolben, Archbishop  28
Duncan
	Sir S.W.  49,56,71,73
	Lady


Edwards, Rev. J.H.  59
Elam, Robert  38
Elam's Tower  38

Emmott
	Christopher  14,15
	Ellen or Eleanor (Mrs Oswald Emmott)  15,30
	Richard  4,5,15,30
	Arms  42,44
Empire Cinema  59,60
Esholt  68
	Nunnery  7
Exley
Family  48
Joseph  60
William  50


Fawcett
   Rev. Dr. J.  50
J.E. 43
Richard  23,46,52
Fernbank  52  	
Fennell, Rev. J.  56
Fire Station  76
Fison  
	Percy  51
	Thomas  56
	William  56
Foggitt, George 56,62,
72,76
Fowles, Sir Henry  9
Forrest, W.C.  35,71,73,74
Forster, W.E.  23,56
Four Lane Ends  29,64
Fothergill, Dr. J.  23
Foxcroft, Francis  12
Fox & Hounds  42
Friends
	Adult School  34
	Meeting House  18,33
	School  39,41


Gamel  6
Gamelbar  6
Gaunt  
	Christiana  69
	Isaac  54
	Reuben  54
	W.C. (Billy)  50,54
Gill Lane  22,24,64
Glunier  6
Godwin
	Sir Arthur  57,58,59,
76,79
	Rev. Dr. B.  59
	J.V.  40,55,57,69
	Rachel  59
Grandage, Family  57
Grange, The  56
Green, George  15
Greene, Family  8
Green-Emmott
	Kathleen  16
	Susannah  15
	Walter E.  16
Green-Emmott Rawdon
	Maj. Gen. A.E.  15,43
	Charlotte A.  15,17
	Capt. E.M.R.  16,75
Greenhill Wesleyan Chapel  35,37
Greenacre Park
Green Lane  66
Grimshaw
	Ann  33
	Benjamin  27,61,62,69
	Brothers  25
	Catherine  61
	Edward  25
	Hannah  25,69
	Jeremiah  25
	Jonathan  25
	Josiah  25,26,27,33
	Joseph  25
	Samuel  61
	Thomas  55
	William  25,38
Grove
	The  61,63
	Cottages  61,63
Guiseley  5
	Church  5,11,20,29,32
	Rector of   30
	U.D.C.  75,77,78,79


Haley, Hannah  25
Hamilton Cottage  48
Hardisty, Solicitor  56
Hardy, John  21,24
Hastings
	1st Marquis of  6,13
	4th Marquis of  13,16
Haworth  15,16
Hepworth, William  15
Herring, Archbishop  37
Heywood, Rev. Oliver  10,57
Highfield  
	Terrace  57
	Villa  27
High Knott Wood  53
Hird
	Christiana  19	
Christopher  19,23
Elizabeth  18,20
Harriett
Margaret (Peggy)  20
Mary  20
Nathaniel  18,20,23
Sarah
Sarah Elizabeth  20,24
William, Dr.  18,19,23
William of Apperley  19
William of Clayton  19
Road, Low Moor  21
St. Keighley  23
Hodgson, William  38
Holgate, Thomas  74
	William
Holmehurst  48,53
Hoppey, Family  8
Horsfall, Sir John  34
Horsforth  6,8,28,32,64,75-79
	U.D.C  75-77
Houlden, Family  16
Howard, Rev. R.  40
Humble
	Family  20
	Edward  20,24
Hustler
	Christiana  41,19
	Elizabeth  19
	John  41,74
Michael  19
Hutton, A.H.  43


Ibbotson  31,39
Rev. A.  26
Sarah  26
Idle  55
Intake  4
Institute, The  29
Ives
William  25
Mill  48
Ivy House  25,26,68


Jarrett, John  21
Jessop, G.W.  43
Jones
	C. Hird  24
	Josiah  24,27
	Robert  20,24
St Joseph's R. C Church  51
St Joseph Court  52
Jubilee
	Hall  30
	Recreation Ground  75


Kay, J.  
Kent  57,79
Kenyon, Susannah  20
King Street  62
Kirke, Thomas  12,14
Kirkstall Abbey  7
Kitty Royd Wood  53
Knottfield  50,52
Knott Lane  36,64
Knowles
Rev. J.D.  31
Jonathan  48
Kutter, Family  55,59


Lamplugh, 
	Elizabeth  21
	Thomas  21
	Rev. William  21
Lamplough, Edward  40
Land Tax Assessment  18
Lane Head House  19,20,
61
Larkfield
	Dam  69,72
	Gardens  69
	Grange  27
	Mill   69
	Mount
	Road
Layton
	Elizabeth  11
	Francis  8,12,23,
	24,28,45
	Henry  9,11,12,27
	Margaret  9
	Richard  8
	Thomas  9,11,26,38,57
	Avenue  72
	Cottage  69
	Hall  5,6
	Park Estate
	Lane  15
Leavens, William  19,23,
45,55
Ledgard, Samuel  65,67
Leeds
	Edward  20
	City Tramways  65,66
	Guiseley & Otley  64,66   Turnpike  69
	& Liverpool Canal
Liberal Club  43
Lisieux  51
Littlemoor
	School  40,41
Lockwood & Mawson  
	48,53,59
London
	Lane  35,62,63
	Square  62,63
	Street  62
Loudoun, Countess of  13
Low Mill  15,69
	Chapel  36
Low Moor Iron Co.  20
Low Royd  36
Lower Woodhouse  18,19
Luddites   69,70,73


MacAlpine, Sir George 34
Mackellar, Mrs J.  4,16
Marsden, Rev. S.  69,72
Marshall
	Barbara
	David  22
Elizabeth  23
Hugh  58
John  22,34,38
Stephen  33
Mawcroft  56
Mitchell  
	William  34
	Memorial Home  50
Moira
	Earl of  13
	Leicestershire  13
	Ulster  10,13
Morley & Son  35,58
Morrell, G.M.  43,53
Mount
	The  57,68
	Grange  57
	Vernon Road  73
Moorfield Bus Co.  65

Nags Head  42,66
Nayland, Charlotte  15
Naylor  
	Heaton  45,57
	Isaac  34
Nether Yeadon Sch. 20,38
New York
   USA  70
	Rawdon 72
	Lane  15,64


Oddy, J.J.  M.P.  43
Otley  5,78
Oglethorpe
	Family  12
	Frances  12
	Gen J.E.  12
	Bp. Owen  12
	Robert  8,12
Over Lane  35
Overend
	Family  33
	Joshua  33
	Nathan  33
Outhwaite & Lofthouse 71


Palliser
	J.A.  66,72
	Miss  66
Pardoe
	J.H.  16
	H.B.  16
Paslew(e) 
	Robert  8,23
	Stephen 8
	Ann  9
Paul, J.H.  39
Park
	Road  15
	Mill  15,19,70,71
Pease Hill  76
Pennygate  62
Peel, Theophilus  46
St. Peter's 
	Church  18,20,28
	School  38
Philadelphia  73
Plane Trees Hill  72
Potter Hill  51
Population  78
Pratt, J.H.  40,74
Princess
	Hotel  42
	Street  62
Primitive Methodists  35


Quakers or Friends
	Adult School  34
	Cottage  33
	Lane  64
	Meeting House  33
Queen Street  62

Rawdon Hall  9,49,53,68
Rawdon or Rawden  7
	Ann  8
	Dorothy  9,10,5
	Sir George  9,10,13,25,33
	Lawrence  6
	Marmaduke  6
	Mercy  53
	Michael  8
	Sir Montague  7
	Paul  6
	Priscilla  13,53
	Ralph  7
	Walter  13
	Baron  13
	Earl of   13
	Board of Health  74
	Canada  13
	Conservative Club  43,
	44
	Crematorium  50
	Cricket Club  44
	Drive   53,64
	General (pub. house)  17
	Golf & Tennis Club  43
	Hall Drive 65
	Ind. Co-op. Society  58,60,75
	Library  76
	Low Hall  9,13
	Select Vestry  78
	U.D.C.  78
Rawson
	Stansfield  16,53
	William  34
Rechabites  59
Red Beck  64,72
Reva Dam  79
Rhodes, 	Abraham  46

Rigg	
	Family
	Leonard  65
"Riggs" Chapel  36
Riley, Joseph  41
Ripley
	Sir W.H.  47,49,51,52
	Lady Susan  47
Robinson, Thomas  12
Royds
	Edward  20
	William  24
	Hall  20


Salisbury 
	Marquis of  49
	Street  43,55,72
Salt
	Sir Titus  39,47
	Sir W.H.  47
Sandi  6
Sewerage Works  75
Shoulder of Mutton (field)  35
Simpson, Edward  51
Simes, Francis  61
Slack, Tony  30
Smales, Ken  44
Smith
	J.R.G.  41
	Joseph  68
	William  12,14
Smithy Hill  61
Snaithing End Wood  53
Spring Bank  62
Springfield Road  62
Spinney, The  50
"Spite and Malice"  51,64
Stables, Miss  29
Stanhope  
	Anne  9
	John  9,10
	William  64
Stockton, Mary  25
Stott, Bryan  40,44
Stott-Stanhope, Col. G.  59
Stone Trough Hotel  42
Stones, Rev. S.  31
Stonecroft  58
Summer Hill  47


Tatham Dr J 56
Taylor James 46
Terraregis 6
Telephones 66
Thompson Family 69,70,71
Torque 4
Trams 65
Trinity Church 35, 36
Turnpike Road 64


Ulster  9  
Underwood Drive  48
Underwood House  48
Upper Wood House  18,23,45


Vavasour Family  8
De Væux, Family  21
Verity
	Hedley  44
	Grace  40
Vinter  
	Dr. A.  43
	Reg.  56


Wade, C.W.  71
Wadsworth, J.  74
Wagon & Horses (p.h)  42
Wailes, William  30
Wainhouse, R.15,30
Waite, Joseph  58
Walker
	Hargill  16,65
	Thomas  16,65
Walmsley, Herman  75,78
War Memorial  59,76
Warm Lane  38,64
Waud, Family  38,64
Whalley  
	Catherine  61
	Ellen  26
Whitelock, J.  65
White
	Jane Robson  46,52
	Jasper L.  46
	John  30,43,46,52,55
	Sarah  55
	Sarah Louisa  46,52
	William  55
Wickham
	Family  21
	Elizabeth  21
	Rev. Henry  21
	Rev. Lamplugh  21,30
	Lamplough Wickham  21
	Ven. Tobias  22
	Rt. Hon. William  21
	William   21,26
Wickham-Boynton, M  32
Wilson, Misses E. & H.  41
Wood, G.B.  76
Wood Bottom Mill  69
Woodhouse Grove School  23,27,36,38,41,63,79
Woodlands
	Drive  4,48
	Hospital  49,53
Wood Lawn  50,52
Woodleigh Hall  49,71
Womesley, John  56
Wyvill, S.  8,12


Yarborough 
	Elizabeth  11
	Nicholas  11
Yeadon  6,8
	Gill  8,24
	Waterworks Co.  79
	U.D.C.  75,76,77,78
Yorkshire Electricity Supply  77


Zoo, proposed 77

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David Charles Willcock Born 5th October 1924 Died 22nd June 2014 aged 89

The content of the website comes from the book "A History of Rawdon" author D. C. Willcock published 2000. 400 copies were printed and sold out immediately.

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