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Nun Monkton, North Yorkshire

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Nun Monkton, North Yorkshire

Nun Monkton is a village and civil parish in the Harrogate district of North Yorkshire, England. It is situated 8 miles north of York at the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Nidd. Cottages and houses are grouped around a village green of 20 acres with a duck pond and a maypole. The Ouse is navigable for another 30 km and river traffic played an important part in the village's life until the middle of the twentieth century.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE5057
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 Nun Monkton, North Yorkshire has been known in the past

Monkton Nun

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

Monkton Nun, Yorkshire. See NUN MONKTON.

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