Place:Normanby (near Pickering), North Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameNormanby (near Pickering)
Alt namesNormanby
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates54.2258°N 0.8753°W
Located inNorth Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
North Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
See alsoKirkbymoorside Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, Englandrural district of which the parish was a part 1894-1934
Pickering Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, Englandrural district of which the parish was a part 1934-1974
Ryedale District, North Yorkshire, Englanddistrict municipality in which it has been situated since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog


NOTE: There is a larger town named Normanby further north in what is now the unitary authority of Redcar and Cleveland.


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Normanby is a village and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England. It is about west of Pickering. It lies on the main road between Malton and Kirkbymoorside.

In the old days Normanby had 14 alehouses and was a major stopping point due to its location halfway between Teesside and Humberside. These days Normanby has only one pub and a church, all the houses in Normanby are built along the busy main road, to the south of the village is the river bridge, which was built in the days of little traffic so in recent years has been the scene of many accidents, the bridge takes traffic over the River Seven which runs to the east of the village on its way from Rosedale to the River Rye further south.

From 1894 until 1934 Normanby was part of the Kirkbymoorside Rural District. In 1934 it was transferred to the Pickering Rural District. In the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974, it became part of the Ryedale administrative district of North Yorkshire. Historically, it was an ecclesiastical parish in the Rydale Wapentake.

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