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Upper Poppleton, York

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Upper Poppleton, York

Upper Poppleton is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of the City of York in North Yorkshire, England. It is situated by the West bank of the River Ouse adjacent to Nether Poppleton, and west of York close to the A59 from York to Harrogate. The village is served by Poppleton railway station on the Harrogate line. According to the 2001 census, the parish had a population of 1,961. Prior to 1996, it was part of the Borough of Harrogate.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyYork
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE5554
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
Dialling code01904
Population1,961 (2001)
 

Other names by which Upper Poppleton, York has been known in the past

Poppleton ~ Poppleton Upper

Upper Poppleton, York in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Poppleton, Upper, township and vil. (ry. sta. Poppleton), St Mary Bishophill Junior par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 4 miles NW. of York, 1407 ac., pop. 284.

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