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Aldfield, North Yorkshire

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Aldfield, North Yorkshire

Aldfield is a village and civil parish in the Harrogate district of North Yorkshire, England, about three miles west of Ripon. It is the closest village to Fountains Abbey. Historically, the village lay in the Claro Wapentake of the West Riding of Yorkshire.
Post townRIPON
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE2669
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

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


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

Aldfield, township and eccl. dist. (A.-with-Studley), E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 3 miles SW. of Ripon, 1269 ac., pop. 125; eccl. dist., pop. 372.

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