Place:Masham Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameMasham Rural
TypeRural district
Coordinates54.22°N 1.65°W
Located inNorth Riding of Yorkshire, England     (1934 - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
See alsoMasham, North Riding of Yorkshire, Englandurban district preceding Masham RD (1894-1934)
Harrogate District, North Yorkshire, Englandadministrative district which Masham RD joined in 1974

Masham Rural District was an administrative division of the North Riding of Yorkshire based on the village of Masham. It was created in 1934 from Masham Urban District plus Colsterdale civil parish from Leyburn Rural District. Since the municipal reorganization of 1974, most of the area covered by Masham Rural District has been located in the administrative District of Harrogate, North Yorkshire with some in the the Richmondshire District.

Civil Parishes

Civil parishParish statusDuration  Notes
Burton on Yore (or Burton upon Ure) township, civil parish 1934-1974 to the Harrogate District of North Yorkshire in 1974
Colsterdale civil parish 1934-1974 to the Harrogate District of North Yorkshire in 1974
Ellingstring township, civil parish 1934-1974 to the Harrogate District of North Yorkshire in 1974
Ellington (or Ellington High and Low) township, civil parish 1934-1974 to the Harrogate District of North Yorkshire in 1974
Fearby township, civil parish 1934-1974 to the Harrogate District of North Yorkshire in 1974
Healey with Sutton civil parish 1934-1974 to the Harrogate District of North Yorkshire in 1974
Ilton cum Pott township, civil parish 1934-1974 to the Harrogate District of North Yorkshire in 1974
Masham parish (ancient), civil parish 1934-1974 to the Harrogate District of North Yorkshire in 1974
Swinton with Warthermarske township, civil parish 1934-1974 to the Harrogate District of North Yorkshire in 1974

Research Tips

  • A Vision of Britain through Time on Masham 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.