|General Notes on Elland|
The small town of Elland lies at the east of Calderdale on the south banks of the Calder and the Calder & Hebble Navigation which flow below the town. It was a part of the township of Elland-cum-Greetland.
The area was called Elant in Domesday Book, the name of the town Ealand is derived from the Old English and means land by the water, river or land partly or wholly surrounded by water; other spellings include Aelande, Ealand, Eiland, Eland, Elande, Ellande and Elont.
The mediæval town had fields known as High Town field, Low Town field, Middle Town field and Town Field.
Elland township was a part of the Honour of Pontefract.
A charter allowing a market to be held in Elland was granted in 1317.
Fountains Abbey owned some land in Elland.
Elland Urban District Council was established by act of Parliament in 1894.
Pronunciation: The stress falls on the first syllable, and the final syllable has the neutral schwa vowel: ell-ənd
|Some sites, sights and other entries for Elland|
Aerated Water Company, Elland Ainley House, Elland Annesley House, Elland Antiquities of Elland Appleyard's Farm, Elland Ash Lea, Elland Richard Aske Bank House, Elland Bankfield House, Elland Bankfield Social Club, Elland Basket-making industry Bill's Town Billy Mellor Bridge, Elland Blackley House, Elland Box Hall, Elland Brampton House, Elland Bridge End Livery Stables, Elland Briggate House, Elland Briggs Confectioner, Elland The Brighouse & Elland Echo The Brighouse & Elland Express The Brighouse & Elland News The Brighouse & Elland Register Britannia House, Elland British Workman, Elland Broad Carr, Elland Brooksbank Institute, Elland Joseph Brooksbank Broomfield House, Elland Burleigh House, Elland Burn Lea, Elland Canker Dyke, Elland The Carey family of Elland Cartwheel Centre, Elland Central Bazaar, Elland Central Hall, Elland Central Picture House, Elland Central Pictures (Elland) Limited Chesswas Jewellers, Elland Church & King Society, Elland Church Missionary Society College, Elland Clock House, Elland Conservative Reading Room, Elland Copperas House, Elland Copperas Mount, Elland Crossley's Sweet Shop, Elland Crowther Bridge, Elland Danesbury House, Elland Dewhirst's Buildings, Elland Joseph Dobson Dobson's Yard, Elland Joseph Dobson & Sons Limited Ducking Stool, Elland Dyke House, Elland Eighteen of Elland Elland Elland & District Cricket Club Elland Anti-Vibration Safety Bicycle Elland Area Council Offices Elland Bill Posting Company Elland Bottling Company Elland Bridge Elland Brotherhood Association Football Club Elland bypass Elland Canal Basin Elland Castle Elland Central Hall Elland Churchwardens Elland Clerical Society Elland Co-Op Elland Common Elland constables Elland Constitutional Club Elland Cross Elland-cum-Greetland Board of Guardians Elland-cum-Greetland Female Friendly Society Elland-cum-Greetland Overseers of the Poor Elland District Council Elland Division Elland Division Conservative Association Elland Divisional Liberal Association The Elland Echo The Elland Echo Historical Almanack Elland Economic Stores Elland Edge Elland Edge Band Elland fair Elland Feud Elland Finishing Company Elland Fire Brigade Elland Fire Station Elland flags Elland Floral & Horticultural Society Elland Football Club Elland Friendly Society Elland Gaol Elland Gas Act Elland Golf Club Elland Hall Elland Higher Toll Gate Elland Historical Society Elland Hunters' Selling Plate Elland in old picture postcards Elland Isolation Hospital Elland Joint Stock Corn Mill Company Limited Elland Junior Silver Band Elland Juvenile Foresters Society Elland Labour Club Elland Liberal Association Elland Liberal Club Elland Library Elland Local Board Elland Lock Elland Lower Toll Gate Elland Male Voice Choir Elland, Manor of Elland market Elland Mechanics' Hall Elland Mechanics' Institute Elland Museum Elland Musical Festival Elland Naturalists' Society Elland parish Elland Parish Hall Elland Parochial Chapelry Elland Parochial Hall Elland Parsonage Elland Police Station Elland Post Office Elland Power Station Elland Private Hospital Elland Public Hall Elland Race Course Elland Railway Station Elland Recreation Ground Elland Revisited Elland Rifle Club Elland School Board Elland Sick Club Elland Silver Band Elland Steam & Electric Power Laundry Elland Steel, Halifax Elland Stocks Elland stone Elland Technical Institute & Library Elland Telephone Exchange Elland Territorials Elland Through Time Elland-tide day Elland Town Hall Elland Tunnel Elland Turkish Club Elland Upper Edge Brass Band Elland Upper Edge Co-operative Store Elland Urban District Council Elland Victoria Brass Band Elland War Memorial Elland Ward, Halifax Elland Wharf Elland Window Cleaning Company Elland with Greetland Workhouse Elland Wood Elland Working Men's Club & Institute Elland Working Men's Club, Lower Edge Elland Working Men's Club, Roseberry Street Elland Zingari Ellen Royd, Elland Ellen Royde Library, Elland Ellen Royde, Midgley Ellistones Farm, Elland Field House, Elland Flower House, Elland T. Forrest, Elland Forty Steps, Elland
Gamel Gannex Ghosts & Legends of the Lower Calder Valley The Glebe House, Elland Gled Hall, Elland Glynwood, Elland Gog Hill, Elland Find Graucob Great House Farm, Elland Great House, Elland Greater Elland Historical Society Greater Elland History Room Greetland & West Vale Fire Brigade Halifax Equitable Benefit Building Society, Elland The Hamerton family of Elland Hamerton House, Elland Hammer & Pincers Hall, Elland Hammerstone Leach, Elland Harold Savage Memorial Hall, Elland Hazeldene, Elland Heathfield House, Elland High Town field, Elland Highfield House, Elland Hill Top, Elland A History of Elland The history of Elland Wesley Holme Laithe Farm, Elland Hull, Hell & Halifax Hullen Edge Farm, Elland Hullen Edge Hall, Elland Hullen Edge Ivy House, Elland Joseph Kagan Kaye's Buildings, Elland Kirklees & Elland Turnpike Cooper Kitchen Ilbert de Lacy Lake Calder Lambert Croft, Elland Lambert House, Stainland Road, West Vale Langdale House, Elland Leatherty Coit Ledgard Bridge, Elland Leising Liverpool Stores, Elland Lloyds Bank, Elland London House, Elland Long Lee Lock, Elland Long Wall Mouse Long Wall, Elland Low Town field, Elland Lower Edge, Elland Lower Shull, Elland Lower Shutt, Elland Lowfield, Elland Lowfields Business Park, Elland Lowfields, Elland Lumb's Buildings, Elland Lyndhurst, Elland Manchester House, Elland Marshall Hall, Elland Martins Bank, Elland Masonic Hall, Elland Melrose, Elland Middle Town field, Elland Mitchell's Cash Stores, Elland Moorgate Chambers, Elland MPs for Elland Nab End, Elland New Hall, Elland New Laithe, Elland Newell, Elland North House, Elland Norton House, Elland Nu-Swift Fire Extinguishers The Nutton family of Elland-cum-Greetland Oak Villa, Elland Octave Club, Elland Old Earth Farm, Elland Old Hall, Elland Oliver Hall Bridge, Elland Oliver Hall Farm, Elland Oliver Hall, Elland Overgate Hospice, Elland Owlet Hall, Elland Palladium Cinema, Elland Park Wood, Elland Parkfield House, Elland Perseverance Laundry, Elland Picture House, Elland The Plains, Elland Prospect House, Elland Quarry House, Elland Ramsden House, Elland Rawson's Pool, Elland Rex Cinema, Elland Riorges, France Riverside House, Elland Riverside Recreational Park, Elland Saint Aubyne, Elland Saint John's Ambulance Brigade, Elland Savage Centre, Elland Savile Bridge, Elland Scar Edge, Elland Shaw Laithe, Elland Smithfield House, Elland Smithies' Buildings, Elland Snakes' Nest, Elland South End, Elland South House, Elland Southgate Reformers, Elland Southowram & Elland Light Railway Spa Well, Elland Springfield, Elland Strangstry Bridge, Elland Sugden's Yard, Elland Tag Cut, Elland Tag Lock Bridge, Elland Tag Lock, Elland Talbot House, Elland The Thwaite family of Elland & Halifax Tong Royd Reservoirs, Elland Town Field, Elland Town Hall Square, Elland Town Rooms, Elland Townfield House, Elland Trams & Buses: Elland & West Vale Union Bank, Elland Upper Edge, Elland Upper Shull, Elland Upper Shutt, Elland Victoria Baths, Elland Victoria Baths, Elland Victoria Cash Grocery Stores, Elland Wainwright Hall, Elland Waterloo, Elland West House, Elland West Vale Westbury House, Elland Westgate House, Elland Westgate Music Rooms, Elland Westgate Working Men's News Room, Elland Wharf House, Elland Whitwell Place, Elland Withens Gap, Elland Woodbridge, Elland Woodlands, Elland Woodman House, Elland Woodside Mills Lock, Elland Yorkshire Roads Club, Elland The Ashworth family of Elland-cum-Greetland The Brook family of Elland The Brooksbank family of Elland The Dean family of Exley & Elland The Fielding family of Elland-cum-Greetland The Parkinson family of Elland-cum-Greetland The Savile family of Elland The Stansfeld family of Elland The Thornton family of Elland-cum-Greetland The Wilkinson family of Elland
See Population, Calder Registration District and Parish statistics
Malcolm Bull 2017 /
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