Place:Bank Newton, West Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameBank Newton
Alt namesBank-Newtonsource: Family History Library Catalog
Neutonesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 313
Neutunesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 313
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates53.968°N 2.118°W
Located inWest Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inNorth Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
Yorkshire, England    
See alsoSkipton Rural, West Riding of Yorkshire, Englandrural district of which it was a part 1894-1974
Craven, North Yorkshire, Englandmunicipal district of which it has been a part since 1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Bank Newton is a civil parish in the Craven district of North Yorkshire, England. According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 47. It is about west of Skipton and is on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal; there are six locks on the canal at Bank Newton.

GENUKI provides a description of Bank Newton from 19th century gazetteers.

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