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Colburn, North Yorkshire

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Colburn, North Yorkshire

Colburn is a village and civil parish in Richmondshire district of North Yorkshire, England, approximately 2 miles west of Catterick and has a population of 3,606. The village takes its name from the first settlers along the stream Colburn Beck. It means "cold stream," a "burn" referring to the valley eroded by the flowing water.
DistrictRichmondshire
Post towncatterick garrison
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE2098
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
Dialling code01748
Population3,606
 

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

Colbourn

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

Colbourn, township, Catterick par., North-Riding Yorkshire, 2½ m. SE. of Richmond, 1357 ac., pop. 102.

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