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Hampsthwaite, North Yorkshire

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Hampsthwaite, North Yorkshire

Hampsthwaite is a small commuter village on the south bank of the River Nidd on the western edge of the Victorian spa town of Harrogate. Administratively, Hampsthwaite is a civil parish in the borough of Harrogate and the county of North Yorkshire, England. Hampsthwaite is designated as a Conservation Area, and the area to the north and west of Hampsthwaite is recognised as an Area of Great Landscape Value.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE2658
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
 

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

Hampsthwaite, par. and township with ry. sta., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, on river Nidd, 5f miles NW. of Harrogate -- par., 14,149 ac., pop. 2159; township, 1135 ac., pop. 457; P.O.

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