Rowley may refer to:


* Rowley Shoals in the Timor Sea;Canada
* Rowley, Alberta
* Rowley Island, Nunavut;United Kingdom
* Rowley, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
* Rowley, Shropshire, England
* Rowley, London, a former parish in Barnet, London, England
* The Rowley Hills, West Midlands
* Rowley Regis, West Midlands
* Rowley's House, museum, Shrewsbury (England);United States
* Rowley, Iowa
* Rowley, Massachusetts
** Rowley (CDP), Massachusetts


* Arthur Rowley, football player (most prolific striker in Football League history)
* Christopher Rowley
* Coleen Rowley, FBI agent and whistleblower before WTC event
* Cynthia Rowley
* Elizabeth Rowley
* Geoff Rowley, Liverpool-born professional skateboarder
* George Rowley
* Ian Cecil Robert Rowley, Australian ornithologist
* Jack Rowley, football player
* James Joseph Rowley
* Janet Rowley
* Max Rowley
* Pete Rowley, Soccer player at Syracuse University
* Richard Rowley, pseudonym of Richard Valentine Williams
* Stanley Rowley
* Thomas Rowley (several men with this name)
* William Rowley

*All owners of the title Baron Langford (1763-1912) had the last name Rowley (see detailed listing in separate article).
*Baron Hatherton, one owner of the title

Rowley as a first name might refer to:
* Sir Henry Rowley Bishop
* Rowley Birkin QC, fictional character


* "Rowley's History of England", authorship is a pseudonym for Thomas Chatterton
* "Old Rowley" by Dennis Wheatley
* "Rowleian" in literature means a Rowley-authored style or character:
**style of Thomas Chatterton under pseudonym of Thomas Rowley
**style of William Rowley, i.e in "Spanish Gypsy" and "Birth of Merlin"


* Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome


* (DE-95) Rowley, US destroyer escort mission in WW2

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  • Rowley, MA — U.S. Census Designated Place in Massachusetts Population (2000): 1434 Housing Units (2000): 584 Land area (2000): 1.753696 sq. miles (4.542052 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.002268 sq. miles (0.005873 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.755964 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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