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Flaxton, North Yorkshire

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Flaxton, North Yorkshire

Flaxton is a small village and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England. It is close to the A64 between York and Malton. The village lies entirely within a Conservation Area as defined by Planning (Listed Building and Conservation Areas Act) 1990.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE6862
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 Flaxton, North Yorkshire has been known in the past

Flaxton On The Moor

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

Flaxton on the Moor, township and ry. sta. (Flaxton), Bossall and Foston pars., North-Riding Yorkshire, 9 m. NE. of York, 1825 ac., pop. 366; P.O., called Flaxton, and P.O. at sta., called Flaxton Station.

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