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Wigglesworth, North Yorkshire

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Wigglesworth, North Yorkshire

Wigglesworth is a village and civil parish in the Craven district of North Yorkshire, England. It is on the road between Long Preston to the east, Clitheroe to the south and the small village of Rathmell lies just to the north. It is about 5 miles south of Settle. Despite the small size of the village, it has a public house called the Plough Inn. Wigglesworth consists of a few small scattered houses and farmsteads.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSD8056
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

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

Wigglesworth, township, Long Preston par., N. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 6 miles SW. of Settle, 4288 ac., pop. 214.

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