Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Meltham within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Meltham, town and township with ry. sta., Almondbury par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 5 miles SW. of Huddersfield, 4692 ac., pop. 4529; P.O., T.O.; is a busy place, with woollen, cotton, and thread mills; in vicinity is Meltham Hall, seat.
A village in Agbrigg hundred, in the county of Yorkshire.