Place:Scagglethorpe, East Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameScagglethorpe
Alt namesScachetorpsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 308
TypeCivil parish
Coordinates54.134°N 0.728°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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Scagglethorpe is a village and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England. It is situated just south from the A64 road, 3 miles (5 km) east from Malton and almost mid-way between the City of York and the town of Scarborough.

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Prior to the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974, Scagglethorpe was located in Norton Rural District. Historically, it was a detached portion of the ecclesiastical parish of Moor Monkton, one of the parishes in the Ainsty Wapentake surrounding the City of York. However, during the 19th century, for civil purposes, it was part of the Malton Rural Sanitary District and Poor Law Union within the Buckrose Wapentake.

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