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Castle Bolton, North Yorkshire

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Castle Bolton, North Yorkshire

Castle Bolton is a village near Bolton Castle in Wensleydale, North Yorkshire, England. It gets its name from the castle which looks over the village green.
DistrictRichmondshire
Post townleyburn
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE0391
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 Castle Bolton, North Yorkshire has been known in the past

Bolton ~ Bolton Castle

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

Castle Bolton, township, Wensley par., North-Riding Yorkshire, 5 miles NW. of Leyburn ry. sta. 4956 ac., pop. 169; contains Bolton Hall, seat of Lord Bolton, and the ruins of Bolton Castle, the prison of Mary Queen of Scots for two years previous to her removal to Tutbury.

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