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Marske, North Yorkshire

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Marske, North Yorkshire

Marske is a small crossroads village and civil parish in the English county of North Yorkshire. It forms part of Richmondshire district and is some five miles due west of Richmond. It is on Marske Beck just before that river's confluence with the River Swale. Marske is on the boundary of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Marske was long associated with the Hutton family, landowners and High Sheriffs of Yorkshire. Matthew Hutton, the archbishop of Canterbury was born in Marske.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridNZ1000
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire

Other names by which Marske, North Yorkshire has been known in the past

Marske Near Richmond ~ Marske The ~ The Marske

Marske, North Yorkshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Marske, vil., Marske near Richmond par., North-Riding Yorkshire, 4½ miles W. of Richmond; P.O. See MARSKE NEAR RICHMOND.

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