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West Tanfield, North Yorkshire

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West Tanfield, North Yorkshire

West Tanfield is a village and civil parish in the Hambleton district of North Yorkshire, England. It is situated about 6 miles north of Ripon on the A6108, which goes from Ripon into Wensleydale.
Post townRIPON
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE2678
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
Dialling code01677

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

Tanfeld ~ Tanfield ~ Tanfield West

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

Tanfield, West, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Tanfield), North-Riding Yorkshire, on river Ure, 6½ miles NW. of Ripon, 3286 ac., pop. 547; P.O.; Tanfield Church is the burial-place of the Marmions and Fitzhughs.

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