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Gilling East, North Yorkshire

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Gilling East, North Yorkshire

Gilling East is a village and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England. It lies on the main B1363 road between York and Helmsley and two miles south of Oswaldkirk. The village, with a population of fewer than 200, lies in the Howardian Hills just south of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park and close to Ampleforth Abbey and College. Gilling Castle lies on a hill overlooking the village.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE6176
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 Gilling East, North Yorkshire has been known in the past

Gilling ~ Gilling Near Helmsley

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

Gilling.-- (near Helmsley) par., township, and vil. with ry. sta., North-Riding Yorkshire, on river Rye, 12 miles NW. of New Malton -- par., 4125 ac., pop. 376; township, 2072 ac., pop. 245; P.O.; on an eminence overlooking the vil. is the seat of Gilling Castle.

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