Place:Leyburn Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameLeyburn Rural
TypeRural district
Coordinates54.309°N 1.829°W
Located inNorth Riding of Yorkshire, England     (1894 - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
See alsoRichmondshire District, North Yorkshire, Englandadministrative district which includes Leyburn Rural since 1974

Leyburn Rural District was an administrative division in the west central area of the North Riding of Yorkshire, based on the town of Leyburn. Since the municipal reorganization of 1974, the area covered by Leyburn Rural District has been located in the administrative District of Richmondshire, North Yorkshire.

Civil Parishes

Civil parishParish statusDuration  Notes
Akebar township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Arrathorne township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Barden (near Leyburn) township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Bellerby township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Caldbergh with East Scrafton township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Carlton Highdale township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Carlton Town (near Leyburn township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Castle Bolton chapelry, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Colsterdale civil parish 1894-1934 to Masham Rural District in 1934
Constable Burton chapelry, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Coverham with Agglethorpe township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
East Witton parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Finghall parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Garriston township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Harmby township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Hauxwell or East Hauxwell township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Hornby (near Catterick) parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Hunton township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Hutton Hang township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Leyburn township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Melmerby (near Coverham) township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Middleham parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Newton le Willows township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Patrick Brompton chapelry, parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Preston under Scar township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Redmire chapelry, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Spennithorne parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Thornton Steward parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
Wensley parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
West Hauxwell township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
West Scrafton township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974
West Witton parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Richmondshire District in 1974

Research Tips

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