Place:Leavening, East Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameLeavening
Alt namesAlia Ledlingesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 307
Ledlingesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 307
Ledlinghesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 307
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates54.051°N 0.813°W
Located inEast Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
North Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
See alsoNorton Rural, East Riding of Yorkshire, Englandrural district in which the parish was situated
Ryedale District, North Yorkshire, Englandadministrative district in which it is now located
Buckrose Wapentake, East Riding of Yorkshire, Englandwapentake in which it was located
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog
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Leavening is a village and a civil parish in the Ryedale District in North Yorkshire, about 12 miles from the city of York.

Prior to the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974, Leavening was located in Norton Rural District. Historically, it was located in the ecclesiastical parish of Acklam in the Buckrose Wapentake.

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