Place:Aislaby (near Whitby), North Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameAislaby (near Whitby)
Alt namesAislaby
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates54.465°N 0.678°W
Located inNorth Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inNorth Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
Yorkshire, England    
See alsoScarborough District, North Yorkshire, Englandmunicipal district of which it has been a part since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog


NOTE: Aislaby (near Whitby), described here, should not be confused with Aislaby (near Pickering) which is not far away to the west in the Ryedale District of North Yorkshire.


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Aislaby (pronounced "ais-el-bee") is a village and civil parish in the Scarborough district of North Yorkshire, England. It is situated near the town of Whitby.

According to the 2011 UK census, Aislaby parish had a population of 243, a reduction on the 2001 UK census figure of 280.

There are other Aislabys nearby - near Pickering and also to the west of Stockton-on-Tees. All three place-names are derived from Viking Old Norse "Aslakr's farm".

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