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The Walkfo guide to things to do & explore in Rawdon, West Yorkshire

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Rawdon is a village and civil parish in the metropolitan borough of the City of Leeds. It sits on the River Aire and on the A65 south of Yeadon. The northern parts of the village are part of the Guiseley and Rawdon ward of Leeds City Council. When you visit Rawdon, West Yorkshire, Walkfo brings Rawdon, West Yorkshire places to life as you travel by foot, bike, bus or car with a mobile phone & headphones.


Rawdon, West Yorkshire Places Overview: History, Culture & Facts about Rawdon, West Yorkshire

Visit Rawdon, West Yorkshire – Walkfo’s stats for the places to visit

With 40 audio plaques & Rawdon, West Yorkshire places for you to explore in the Rawdon, West Yorkshire area, Walkfo is the world’s largest heritage & history digital plaque provider. The AI continually learns & refines facts about the best Rawdon, West Yorkshire places to visit from travel & tourism authorities (like Wikipedia), converting history into an interactive audio experience.

Rawdon, West Yorkshire history

Rawdon (also spelt Roudun, Rowdun and Rowdon) is mentioned as terra regis (belonging to the King) in the Domesday Book. The name comes from Old Norse rauðr meaning red, and Old English dūn meaning hill. Paul de Rawdon, a commander of archers under William the Conqueror was awarded lands in Rawdon for his faithful and courageous service to the Normans in 1069.

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Visit Rawdon, West Yorkshire PlacesYou can visit Rawdon, West Yorkshire places with Walkfo Rawdon, West Yorkshire to hear history at Rawdon, West Yorkshire’s places whilst walking around using the free digital tour app. Walkfo Rawdon, West Yorkshire has 40 places to visit in our interactive Rawdon, West Yorkshire map, with amazing history, culture & travel facts you can explore the same way you would at a museum or art gallery with information audio headset. With Walkfo, you can travel by foot, bike or bus throughout Rawdon, West Yorkshire, being in the moment, without digital distraction or limits to a specific walking route. Our historic audio walks, National Trust interactive audio experiences, digital tour guides for English Heritage locations are available at Rawdon, West Yorkshire places, with a AI tour guide to help you get the best from a visit to Rawdon, West Yorkshire & the surrounding areas.

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Best Rawdon, West Yorkshire places to visit

Rawdon, West Yorkshire has places to explore by foot, bike or bus. Below are a selection of the varied Rawdon, West Yorkshire’s destinations you can visit with additional content available at the Walkfo Rawdon, West Yorkshire’s information audio spots:

Rawdon, West Yorkshire photo Rodley Nature Reserve
The Rodley Nature Reserve is a wetland reserve on the outskirts of Rodley, West Yorkshire. It was created in 1999 on the site of a former sewage works. It is situated just north of Town Street on the north bank of the River Aire.
Rawdon, West Yorkshire photo Leeds Trinity University
Leeds Trinity University is a public university in Horsforth, Leeds, West Yorkshire. It was originally established to provide qualified teachers to Catholic schools. The institution became a university college in 2009 after gaining the right to award its own degrees. The university is a member of the Cathedrals Group and Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities.
Rawdon, West Yorkshire photo Yeadon, West Yorkshire
The majority of the town sits in the Otley and Yeadon ward of Leeds City Council and the Leeds North West parliamentary constituency. A southern part of the area is situated in the Guiseley and Rawdon ward and the Pudsey constituency. Leeds Bradford International Airport is located immediately east of the town.
Rawdon, West Yorkshire photo Thackley A.F.C.
Thackley A.F. play in the Northern Counties East League Premier Division. Home ground is The ‘Thank You Key Workers Stadium at Dennyfield’ Primary colours of club are red and white.

Visit Rawdon, West Yorkshire plaques

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Rawdon, West Yorkshire has 3 physical plaques in tourist plaque schemes for you to explore via Walkfo Rawdon, West Yorkshire plaques audio map when visiting. Plaques like National Heritage’s “Blue Plaques” provide visual geo-markers to highlight points-of-interest at the places where they happened – and Walkfo’s AI has researched additional, deeper content when you visit Rawdon, West Yorkshire using the app. Experience the history of a location when Walkfo local tourist guide app triggers audio close to each Rawdon, West Yorkshire plaque. Explore Plaques & History has a complete list of Hartlepool’s plaques & Hartlepool history plaque map.