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Scagglethorpe, North Yorkshire

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Scagglethorpe, North Yorkshire

Scagglethorpe is a village and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England. It is situated just south from the A64 road, 3 miles east from Malton and almost mid-way between York and Scarborough. To the east of Bull Piece Lane, 700 yards south from the village, is evidence of Iron Age or Roman ditches and rectilinear enclosures, and within the village have been found fragments of Roman pottery from the 1st century CE. On Charlton Place is the site of a medieval manor house.
Post townMALTON
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridSE8372
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 Scagglethorpe, North Yorkshire has been known in the past


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

Scagglethorpe.-- township, Settrington par., East-Riding Yorkshire, 2 miles E. of Malton, 1206 ac., pop. 247.

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