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Whenby, North Yorkshire

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Whenby, North Yorkshire

Whenby is a civil parish, and small village, in Hambleton district of North Yorkshire, England. Whenby lies between Sheriff Hutton and Brandsby, on Main Street, and a little to the east of the Howardian Hills. It has an area of 1,041 acres, and is situated approximately 12 miles north of York and 8 miles east of Easingwold. There is a track that leads from Main Street to St Martin's Church.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE6369
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

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

Whenby, par., North-Riding Yorkshire, 5 miles S, of Gilling sta., 1042 ac., pop. 111.

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