Place:Commondale, North Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameCommondale
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates54.4857°N 0.9804°W
Located inNorth Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
North Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
See alsoGuisborough Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, Englandrural district of which the parish was a part 1894-1932
Whitby Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, Englandrural district of which the parish was a part 1932-1974
Scarborough District, North Yorkshire, Englanddistrict municipality in which it is situated since 1974
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Commondale is a village and civil parish in the Scarborough district of North Yorkshire, England that lies within the North York Moors National Park. Commondale's population in both the 2001 and 2011 census was 129.

The village is served by Commondale railway station on the Esk Valley Line between Middlesbrough and Whitby. Commondale was once a centre of brick-making and the church is unusual in being built in local brick rather than stone.

From 1894 until 1932, Commondale was part of Guisborough Rural District. In 1932 it was transferred to Whitby Rural District. Since the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974 it has been in the administration district named Scarborough Borough. Historically, it was located in the part in the ecclesiastical parish of Guisborough and part in the ecclesiastical parish of Danby, both in the Langbargh Wapentake.

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