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Bolton Abbey, North Yorkshire

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Bolton Abbey, North Yorkshire

Bolton Abbey is the estate within which is located the ruined 12th-century Augustinian Bolton Priory in North Yorkshire, England. It gives its name to the parish of Bolton Abbey.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE0753
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire

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

Bolton ~ East Bolton

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

Bolton Abbey, township, in par. and 6 miles E. of Skipton, E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, on river Wharfe, 2071 ac., pop. 142; P.O.; contains Bolton Abbey, a seat of the Duke of Devonshire, and the hamlet of Bolton Bridge.

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