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Carperby, North Yorkshire

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Carperby, North Yorkshire

Carperby is a village in the Richmondshire district of North Yorkshire, England, in the Yorkshire Dales. It lies about eight miles west of Leyburn.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE0089
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

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

Carperby Cum Thoresby

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

Carperby cum Thoresby, township, Aysgarth par., North-Riding Yorkshire, 3½ miles E. of Askrigg, 4915 ac. (36 water), pop. 298; P.O., called Carperby.

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