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Tockwith, North Yorkshire

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Tockwith, North Yorkshire

Tockwith is a village and civil parish in the Harrogate district of North Yorkshire, England, near the town of Wetherby and the city of York. There has been a village on the site since at least 1086 when Tocvi was mentioned in the Domesday Book. Tockwith's greatest claim to fame is being used as a staging post by Oliver Cromwell prior to the Battle of Marston Moor in 1644.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE4652
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
Dialling code01423
Populationestimated to be over 1,000

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

Tockwith, township and vil., Bilton par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 5 miles NE. of Wetherby, 1814 ac., pop. 572; P.O.

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