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Aiskew, North Yorkshire

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Aiskew, North Yorkshire

Aiskew is a village and civil parish in the Hambleton district of North Yorkshire, England. The village is situated to the immediate north-east of Bedale. It was known as Echescol in the Domesday Book. Due to expansion of Aiskew and Bedale, the two have essentially merged, the defining line being Bedale Beck. The civil parish of Aiskew includes the village and neighbouring Leeming Bar and is divided by the A1.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE2788
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 Aiskew, North Yorkshire has been known in the past


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

Aiskew, township and vil., in par. and adjacent to Bedale, North-Riding Yorkshire, 2035 ac., pop. 831.

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