Place:Farnhill, West Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameFarnhill
Alt namesFernehilsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 315
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates53.902°N 1.999°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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Farnhill is a village and civil parish in the Craven district of North Yorkshire, England. It is situated near Sutton-in-Craven and about south-east of Skipton. Farnhill is also across the canal from Kildwick and there is a church in Kildwick. There is a primary school next to the church and Farnhill backs up on to the moors. There are around 200 people living in Farnhill.


To the south of the village is Farnhill Hall, a fortified manor house, dating from the fifteenth century but much altered.


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