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Preston-under-Scar, North Yorkshire

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Preston-under-Scar, North Yorkshire

Preston-under-Scar is a village and civil parish in the Richmondshire district of North Yorkshire, England, about 2 miles west of Leyburn. It has a population of 120. The Wensleydale Railway passes by but the station is in private hands. There are interesting remains of the old lead mining industry in the nearby Condenser Wood. A 1/2 mile (1 km) south of the village centre stands Bolton Hall, the seat of the Barons Bolton.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE0791
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

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