Place:Westerdale, North Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameWesterdale
TypeVillage
Coordinates54.4486°N 0.9737°W
Located inNorth Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
North Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
See alsoDanby (near Whitby), North Riding of Yorkshire, Englandcivil parish of which it is a part
Guisborough Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, Englandrural district of which the parish was a part 1894-1932
Whitby Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, Englandrural district of which it was part 1932-1974
Scarborough District, North Yorkshire, Englanddistrict municipality in which it has been situated since 1974
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Westerdale is a village, civil parish and dale within the Scarborough district of North Yorkshire, England. The Esk Valley Walk runs through part of the village.

According to the 2011 UK census, Westerdale parish had a population of 149, a decrease on the 2001 UK census figure of 175.

From 1894 until 1932, Danby parish was part of Guisborough Rural District. In 1932 it was transferred to Whitby Rural District. Since the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974 it has been in the administration district named Scarborough Borough. Historically, it was an ecclesiastical parish of in the Langbargh Wapentake.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Westerdale.

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