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Exelby, North Yorkshire

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Exelby, North Yorkshire

Exelby is a village in the Hambleton district of North Yorkshire, England. It is situated 2 miles south-east from Bedale and 0.5 miles west from the A1 road, and is part of the civil parish of Exelby, Leeming and Newton. In the 1086 Domesday Book Exelby is noted as "Aschilebi", with only 1 man, but 20 ploughlands, and in the North Riding's Land of Count Alan.
DistrictHambleton
Post townBEDALE
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE2986
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code01677
 

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

Exelby Leeming and Newton

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

Exelby, Leeming, and Newton, township, Burneston par., North-Riding Yorkshire, 2 miles SE. of Bedale, 2439 ac., pop. 690.

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