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Kirk Hammerton, North Yorkshire

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Kirk Hammerton, North Yorkshire

Kirk Hammerton is a village and civil parish in the Harrogate district of North Yorkshire, England. It is near the River Nidd and the A59 road, 10 miles west of York. The village suffix is attributable to the Hamerton family who used to own the land until the 16th century.
DistrictHarrogate
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE4655
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
Population517
 

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

Hammerton ~ Hammerton Kirk

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

Kirk Hammerton, par., township, and vil. (ry. sta. Hammerton), E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, on river Nidd, 8 miles E. of Knaresborough--par., 2168 ac., pop. 360; township, 1089 ac., pop. 280; P.O.

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