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Westow, North Yorkshire

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Westow, North Yorkshire

Westow is a country village and civil parish in the Ryedale district of the county of North Yorkshire, England. The village has a population of around 300. Until 1974 the village lay in the historic county boundaries of the East Riding of Yorkshire.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridSE7565
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

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

Westow, par., township, and vil., East-Riding Yorkshire - par., 3289 ac., pop. 551; township, 1190 ac., pop. 337; vil., 5 miles SW. of Malton; p.p.

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