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Horton in Ribblesdale, North Yorkshire

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Horton in Ribblesdale, North Yorkshire

Horton in Ribblesdale is a small village and civil parish in the Craven district of North Yorkshire, England. It is situated in Ribblesdale on the Settle–Carlisle Railway to the west of Pen-y-ghent. Its population in the 2001 census was 498 people in 211 households.
DistrictCraven
Post townSETTLE
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSD8072
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 code01729
 

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

Horton

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

Horton in Ribblesdale, par. and vil. with ry. sta. (Horton), N. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 6 miles NW. of Settle, 17,257 ac., pop. 526; P.O., called Horton. The church was built in the reign of King Stephen.

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