Other current and historical names
Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Cleckheaton within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Cleckheaton, town and township with ry. sta., Birstall par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 5½ miles SE. of Bradford and 187 miles NW. of London, 1755 ac., pop. 10,653; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks, 3 newspapers; the staple industries are textile fabrics and machine making.