Place:Gateforth, West Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameGateforth
TypeHamlet
Coordinates53.75°N 1.1556°W
Located inWest Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inNorth Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
Yorkshire, England    
See alsoSelby Rural, West Riding of Yorkshire, Englandrural district of which it was a part 1894-1974
Selby District, North Yorkshire, Englandmunicipal district of which it has been a part since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog

GENUKI, quoting from a gazetteer of the 1820, describes Gateforth as being located in the parish of Brayton and the wapentake of Barkston Ash, 5 miles southwest of Selby and 8 miles from Pontefract. It had a population of 192.

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