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Thornton Rust, North Yorkshire

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Thornton Rust, North Yorkshire

Thornton Rust is a village and civil parish in the Richmondshire district of North Yorkshire, England. It lies in the Yorkshire Dales about 2 miles west of Aysgarth, high on the south side of the Ure valley. The village has a bus service which is run by the Dales & District and goes to Leyburn and Hawes, with about five buses per day on weekdays, three on Saturdays and two on Sundays in each direction.
DistrictRichmondshire
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSD9788
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
 

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

Thornton Rust, township, Aysgarth par., North-Riding Yorkshire, 3 miles SE. of Askrigg, 1939 ac., pop. 143.

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