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Cockayne, North Yorkshire

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Cockayne, North Yorkshire

Cockayne is a hamlet and ridge in North Yorkshire, England. It is the largest settlement in the civil parish of Bransdale, in the North York Moors national park, near the village of Chop Gate (3 miles, 5 km as the crow flies, though much further by road. ) The nearest towns are Helmsley (9 miles, 14 km) and Kirkbymoorside (10 miles, 16 km. ) The Cleveland Way long distance footpath crosses the northern end of the ridge, reaching a summit of 441 m at Cockayne Head.
DistrictRyedale
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE6298
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 code01751
 

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