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Keighley is a town and civil parish within the metropolitan borough of the City of Bradford in West Yorkshire, England. Historically in the West Riding of Yorkshire, it is situated 11 miles (17.7 km) northwest of Bradford and is at the confluence of the rivers Aire and the Worth.

The Worth links up with the Aire in Stockbridge and runs south-westerly, dividing eastern Keighley from central and western districts of the town. The Worth is lined with abandoned, semi-derelict industrial sites and tracts of waste ground dating from the period when Keighley thrived as a major textile centre.

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Map of Keighley with its 56 textile mills (Textile mill icon).

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Aerial photographic view of Keighley, West Yorkshire.

Towns near Keighley.

Nearest industrial towns.

Towns with historical textile mills near Keighley.

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