Home

British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » North Yorkshire » West Scrafton, North Yorkshire - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

West Scrafton, North Yorkshire

Local area map loading...

West Scrafton, North Yorkshire

West Scrafton is a village and civil parish within the Yorkshire Dales in the Richmondshire district of North Yorkshire, England. It is located 4 miles south west of Leyburn. There is also an East Scrafton but it is only a hamlet.
DistrictRichmondshire
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE0783
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 West Scrafton, North Yorkshire has been known in the past

Scrafton ~ Scrafton West

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

Scrafton, West, township, Coverham par., North-Riding Yorkshire, 3½ miles SW. of Middleham, 1616 ac., pop. 10G.

Your comments about West Scrafton, North Yorkshire

What do you know about West Scrafton, North Yorkshire? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus