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Arkle Town, North Yorkshire

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Arkle Town, North Yorkshire

Arkle Town is a hamlet adjoining Langthwaite in Arkengarthdale in the Richmondshire district of, North Yorkshire, England. Arkel is a Viking personal name and probably arrived with settlers during the tenth century. Formerly it had a parish church, inn and workhouse. Now there are none of these though the graveyard can still be traced. The 1851 census counted 41 houses in Arkle Town.
DistrictRichmondshire
Post townRICHMOND
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridNZ0002
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code01748
 

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