a town in N England, in Wakefield unitary authority, West Yorkshire on the River Aire. Pop: 37 525 (2001)

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  • The firm of Frith and Castleford was coming to the front in the Chinese trade.

    Chantry House

    Charlotte M. Yonge

  • Mr. Castleford could not be heard from till the end of the week.

    Chantry House

    Charlotte M. Yonge

  • "Oh, and here's a Castleford," cried William, paying no attention to the interruption.

    Miss Billy

    Eleanor H. Porter

  • To see Castleford again, and especially in its January dress, was an attraction.

  • Castleford was an old place, though the house was comparatively new.

    A Crooked Path

    Mrs. Alexander