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Hawnby is a small crossroads village and civil parish in Rye Dale in the North York Moors National Park, North Yorkshire, England. The village is about north-west of Helmsley.
Prior to the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974, Hawnby was part of Helmsley Rural District. Historically, it was an ecclesiastical parish in the Birdforth Wapentake.
For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Hawnby.