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Easingwold, North Yorkshire

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Easingwold, North Yorkshire

Easingwold is a small market town and a civil parish in North Yorkshire, England. It has a population of 4,233. It is located about 12 miles north of York, at the foot of the Howardian Hills. It is the focal point for the numerous villages in the area for Public Services and economic activity.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE5369
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 code01347

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

Easingwold, town, par., and township (ry. sta. Alne, 3 miles SW.), North-Riding Yorkshire, 10 miles SE. of Thirsk and 13 miles NW. of York -- par., 11,281 ac., pop. 2522; township, 7000 ac., pop. 2044; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks; has trade in agricultural produce, and has long been known for its mfr. of steels. Easingwold was a place of some importance before the Conquest.

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