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Newby Head, Cumbria

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Newby Head, Cumbria

Newby Head, Newby Head Farm or Newby Head Inn is part of the Beresford Estate and was a popular drovers' inn in North Yorkshire, England. It stands at the top of Newby Head Pass on the B6255 road between Ingleton and Hawes. Newby Head is around 1,425 feet above sea level. When Newby Head was an drovers' inn, it was the fourth highest inn in England. There was plenty of custom from the drovers bringing sheep and cattle to and from Scotland.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyWestmorland
OS GridNY5821
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCumbria
 

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