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Glaisdale, North Yorkshire

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Glaisdale, North Yorkshire

Glaisdale is a village and civil parish in the Scarborough district of North Yorkshire, England, within the North York Moors National Park. It lies at grid reference NZ775054 on the River Esk, between the villages of Lealholm and Egton Bridge, 8 miles west of Whitby, and is served by Glaisdale railway station on the Esk Valley Line. The village lies on the Regional walking route, the Esk Valley Walk.
DistrictScarborough
Post townWHITBY
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridNZ7705
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
Population974 (2001 census)
 

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

Glaisdale, township and vil. with ry. sta., Danby par., North-Riding Yorkshire, on river Esk, 9½ miles SW. of Whitby, 4967 ac., pop. 1103; P.O., T.O. Glaisdale Moor, land common to Glaisdale and Danby townships, covers an area of 11,598 ac.

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