Fartown was formerly a hamlet within the Township of Huddersfield.
Unlike the other hamlets in the township, it did not form a Local Board. It was incorporated into the Municipal Borough of Huddersfield in 1868 and became an electoral ward within the borough.
The extent of the former hamlet is shown below:
The extent of the other hamlets in the Township of Huddersfield circa 1850 is shown below, along with the adjoining townships:
Notes and References
- ↑ Based on the Yorkshire 246 O.S. map.