Blackstone Edge Common

Common land located in Todmorden (and part Rochdale Borough, Greater Manchester), Calderdale and Rochdale, West Yorkshire.


Moor, 1.5 kms east of Littleborough, 4.25 kms SE of Todmorden.


Contiguous Commons (contd.) CL 121 (ex West Riding: West Yorkshire). Disputed and part excluded. This is ex Lancashire registration CL 169.

Part owned by one private owner. Part registered under the LandRegistration Acts 1925 and 1936. Part unclaimed.

Part final and part provisional.Owner registered by application.


Sheep and cattle.

Estovers (1) Turbary (1)

Rights entries were disputed but not modified. Rightof estovers is for bracken. Nine rights relate to only part of this unit.


  • S193 common*
  • A roads
  • Minor roads
  • Footpaths
  • Other Roads

Other Notes

Part lies within former Todmorden M.B. Registeredby East Lancashire Commoners Association.


Land Data

Common Land Name Blackstone Edge Common
County West Yorkshire
District Calderdale and Rochdale
Parish Todmorden (and part Rochdale Borough, Greater Manchester)
TVG Reg # 674
Authority Lancashire
Area 666.28 hectares / 1,646.41 acres
Ordnance Survey Sheet # 109
OS 100km Grid Square SD91
Easting 3960
Northing 4190
OS Grid Ref 396000,419000
Min Contour 200
Max Contour 400
Median Elevation 300



Data recorded April, 1987.

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