Place:Beamsley, West Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameBeamsley
Alt namesBedmesleisource: Domesday Book (1985) p 313
Bedmesleiasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 313
Bemeslaisource: Domesday Book (1985) p 313
Bomeslaisource: Domesday Book (1985) p 313
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates53.966°N 1.898°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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Beamsley is a village and civil parish in the Craven district of North Yorkshire, England. It is just within the boundary of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, and about six miles east of Skipton and two miles north of Addingham. The parish borders West Yorkshire to the south. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 149.

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