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Bagby, North Yorkshire

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Bagby, North Yorkshire

Bagby is a village and civil parish in the Hambleton district of North Yorkshire, England, just east of Thirsk. The parish had a population of 470 according to the 2001 census. The name Bagby comes from an Old Norse personal name Baggi + Old Norse býr, meaning "settlement" or "farmstead". Bagby is recorded in the Domesday Book as Bagebi/Baghebi. (The name is shared with the village of Bigby, Lincolnshire, and the hamlet of Begbie, near Haddington, East Lothian).
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE4680
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

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

Bagby With Islebeck

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

Bagby with Islebeck, township, Kirby Knowle par., North-Riding Yorkshire, 2½ miles SE. of Thirsk, 1979 ac., pop. 279; P.O.

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