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Embsay, North Yorkshire

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Embsay, North Yorkshire

Embsay is a village in the Craven district of North Yorkshire, England and is situated about 2 miles north-east of Skipton. The village and the neighbouring village of Eastby form the civil parish of Embsay with Eastby, which has a population of 1,758.
DistrictCraven
Post townSKIPTON
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE0053
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 code01756
Population1,758
 

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

Embsay With Eastby ~ Embesie

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

Embsay with Eastby, township, in par. and 2 miles NW. of Skipton, N. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 4460 ac., pop. 1167; P.O., called Embsay.

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