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Airton, North Yorkshire

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Airton, North Yorkshire

Airton (also known as Airton-in-Craven) is a small village and civil parish in the Craven district of North Yorkshire, England, situated 10 miles north-west of Skipton. The local travel links are located 3 miles from the village to Hellifield railway station and 23 miles to Leeds Bradford International Airport. Also, the local roads link the village to the A65. The village has a population of 175 according to the 2001 Census. It was known as Airtone in the Domesday Book.
Post townSKIPTON
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSD9059
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 code01729

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


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

Airton, township, Kirkby-in-Malhamdale par., N. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, on river Aire, 5½ miles SE. of Settle, 2558 ac., pop. 203; P.O.

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