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Hardraw, North Yorkshire

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Hardraw, North Yorkshire

Hardraw is a hamlet near Hawes within the Yorkshire Dales in North Yorkshire, England. It takes its name from the nearby Hardraw Force waterfall. The old school house, built in 1875, can be seen in the centre of the photograph of the village, and the Pennine Way runs past the west side this building. The village centre lies further up the road, and access to Hardraw Force is via The Green Dragon pub. Hardraw Church, dedicated in honour of St. Mary and St.
DistrictRichmondshire
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSD8691
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
 

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

Hardrow

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

Hardraw, hamlet and eccl. dist. (Hardraw cum Lunds), Aysgarth par., North-Riding Yorkshire -- dist., pop. 493; hamlet, 1 mile N. of Hawes; in vicinity is Hardraw Force, waterfall (100 ft.), on affl. of r. Ure.

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