Place:Bedale Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, England

NameBedale Rural
TypeRural district
Coordinates54.288°N 1.591°W
Located inNorth Riding of Yorkshire, England     (1894 - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
See alsoHambleton District, North Yorkshire, Englandadministrative district in which Bedale Rural is now located

Bedale Rural District was an administrative division of the North Riding of Yorkshire based on the town of Bedale. Since the municipal reorganization of 1974, the area covered by Bedale Rural has been located in the administrative district of Hambleton in North Yorkshire, England.

The original size of Bedale Rural district was expanded in 1934 by the addition of Kirklington cum Upsland Urban District which had been an independent urban district since 1894.

Civil Parishes

The following civil parishes were included in Bedale Rural District:

Civil parishParish statusDuration  Notes


Research Tips

  • A Vision of Britain through Time on Bedale. This section provides statistics on population and industry, as well as a listing of the civil parishes and the alterations to the municipal organization.