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Slingsby, North Yorkshire

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Slingsby, North Yorkshire

Slingsby is a village and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England. It is about 6 miles west of Malton on the B1257 road. According to the 2001 census had a population of 634.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE6975
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
 

Other names by which Slingsby, North Yorkshire has been known in the past

Slingesby

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

Slingsby, par. and vil. with ry. sta., North-Riding Yorkshire - par., 2570 ac., pop. 596; vil., 6 miles NW. of Malton and 30 miles NE. of York; P.O.; in vicinity is Slingsby Castle, a ruined fortress, built in the 11th century.

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