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Melsonby, North Yorkshire

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Melsonby, North Yorkshire

Melsonby is a village and civil parish in the Richmondshire district of North Yorkshire, England. It lies a few miles west of the A1(M) motorway.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridNZ1908
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
Dialling code01325 718

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

Melsonby, par., township, and vil., North-Riding Yorkshire - par., 3295 ac., pop. 562; township, 2743 ac., pop. 532; vil., 5½ miles NE. of Richmond; P.O.; has traces of nunnery of time of Henry II.

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