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Moor Monkton, North Yorkshire

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Moor Monkton, North Yorkshire

Moor Monkton is a village and civil parish in the Harrogate district of North Yorkshire, England. It is situated on the Ouse and 7 miles north west of York. Moor Monkton is a peaceful village with around 110 houses and a handful of unique businesses.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE5056
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 Moor Monkton, North Yorkshire has been known in the past

Monkton Moor

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

Monkton Moor, par., township, and vil., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire - par., 4322 ac., pop. 340; township, 3067 ac., pop. 249; the vil. is near MarstonMoor, 1½ mile N. of Marston sta. and 6 miles NW. of York.

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