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Dishforth, North Yorkshire

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Dishforth, North Yorkshire

Dishforth is a village and civil parish in the Harrogate district of North Yorkshire, England. It is near RAF Dishforth, a local Army Air Corps helicopter base. The village is close to the A1(M) and the A168. The original route of the Great North Road runs through the village but an airbase was built over the old road which used to be the A1 and later the A167.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE3873
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire

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

Dishforth, township and vil., Topcliffe par., West-Riding Yorkshire, 4 miles NW. of Boroughbridge, 1765 ac., pop. 302; P.O.

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