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Stirton with Thorlby is a civil parish in the Craven district of North Yorkshire, England.
GENUKI provides these descriptions of the two settlements from a gazetteer of 1822.
- "Stirton, in the parish of Skipton, east-division and liberty of Staincliffe; 1½ miles, NW. of Skipton, 12 from Colne, (Lanc.) Pop. including Thorlby, 168, which being united, form a township."
- "Thorlby, in the township of Stirton with Thorlby, and parish of Skipton, east-division of Staincliffe; 2 miles from Skipton, 11 from Colne, (Lanc.) 14 from Settle. Pop. included in Stirton."