is the site index for the market town of Pontefract, located in West
Yorkshire and one of the Five Towns of the Wakefield District. To
help you navigate through the site and find information quickly and easily,
this page will be updated regularly to include all the information contained
throughout the Pontefract website with relevant links to each article.
From the origins of history dating back to the construction of Pontefract
Castle to the present day preservation of our historical heritage within
Pontefract Museum, this web
site will encompass all aspects of life in Pontefract.