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North Rigton, North Yorkshire

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North Rigton, North Yorkshire

North Rigton is a village and civil parish in the Harrogate district of North Yorkshire, England. It is situated 2 miles south of Harrogate. Almscliffe Crag adjacent to the village was used for scenery at the end of Yorkshire Television dramas, The Beiderbecke Affair, The Beiderbecke Tapes and The Beiderbecke Connection. The area was never referred to by name.
Post townLEEDS
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE2749
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 code01423

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


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

Rigton.-- township and vil., Kirkby Overblow par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 6 miles NE. of Otley, 3111 ac., pop. 383; P.O.

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