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Ebberston, North Yorkshire

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Ebberston, North Yorkshire

Ebberston is a small village near Pickering in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England. In 2009 a 500 lb unexploded bomb was unearthed adjacent to the village. The bomb hailed from a 'Whitley Mark V Bomber', of the No. 102 Squadron RAF, based at RAF Linton-on-Ouse which crash landed on October 27, 1940, with all personnel having bailed out and survived. The 12th century Church, St Mary the Virgin, is to the west of the village just off the A170.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE8982
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

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

Ebberston, par. and township, North-Riding Yorkshire, near river Derwent, 6 miles SE. of Pickering -- par., 10,930 ac. (including part of Snainton in another par.), pop. 68; township, 6094 ac., pop. 592; P.O.; contains Ebberston Lodge.

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