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Roecliffe, North Yorkshire

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Roecliffe, North Yorkshire

Roecliffe up until 1 October 1998 was part of the Claro Registration District until it was abolished. Today it is a village and civil parish in the Harrogate district of North Yorkshire, England. It is situated near the A1 road motorway and is 1 mile west of Boroughbridge. It is on the banks of the River Ure and the village centres around the village green which doubles up as the school playing field.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE3765
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire

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

Rocliff ~ Roecliff

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

Roecliffe, township, Aldborough par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, on river Ure, 14 mile SW. of Boroushbridge, pop. 243.

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