- Scholes, Leeds
Scholes is a
villagebetween Leedsand Barwick-in-Elmet, West Yorkshire, England. It is part of the parish of Barwick in Elmet and Scholes. It is sometimes known as Scholes-in-Elmet to distinguish it from the Scholes, Holme Valleyand Scholes, Cleckheatonin Kirklees, West Yorkshire, by analogy with Barwick-in-Elmetand Sherburn-in-Elmet. There is also a Scholes near Oakworth, West Yorkshire. For others see Scholes.
Its name is a
pluralof Old Norse"skáli" = "temporary shed".
Scholes lies in the LS15 postcode area. Here is a population breakdown of the postcode area in comparison with the UK population.
* [http://www.scholesfamily.co.uk/scholes/villages.htm A site showing places in the UK called Scholes (Scholes-in-Elmet is at the top of the page)]
* - Scholes was in this parish
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