|Name||Towthorpe (near York)|
|Type||Village, Civil parish|
|Located in||North Riding of Yorkshire, England ( - 1974)|
|Also located in||Yorkshire, England |
|North Yorkshire, England (1974 - )|
|See also||Flaxton Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, England||rural district of which the parish was a part 1894-1974|
|Ryedale District, North Yorkshire, England||administrative district in which it was located 1974-1996|
|York, Yorkshire, England||unitary authority of which it has been a part since 1996|
- source: Family History Library Catalog
NOTE: There is also a place named Towthorpe near Great Driffield, in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England.
- the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia
Towthorpe is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of the City of York in North Yorkshire, England. It lies between Huntington and Strensall about 5 miles (8.0 km) north of York.
According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 1,967. Prior to 1996 it had been part of the Ryedale district.
Prior to the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974, Towthorpe was part of Flaxton Rural District. Historically, it was located in the ecclesiastical parish of Strensall in the Bulmer Wapentake.
Categories: North Riding of Yorkshire, England | North Yorkshire, England | Ryedale District, North Yorkshire, England | Flaxton Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, England | Bulmer Wapentake, North Riding of Yorkshire, England | York, Yorkshire, England