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Little Ribston, North Yorkshire

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Little Ribston, North Yorkshire

Little Ribston is a village and civil parish in the Harrogate district of North Yorkshire, England. Little Ribston is located on the River Nidd, 4 miles north of Wetherby and 3 miles south east of Knaresborough. The delicious Ribston Pippin apple originated here when Sir Henry Goodricke planted the first seed brought from Normandy in the 18th century and a stump of a later tree is still preserved in Ribston park.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE3853
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire

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

Little Ribstone ~ Ribston ~ Ribston Little ~ Ribstone ~ Ribstone Little

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

Little Ribston, Spofforth par., West-Riding Yorkshire, 3 m. N. of Wetherby; P.O. See RIBSTON, LITTLE.

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