Place:Newsholme (near Gisburn), West Riding of Yorkshire, England

NameNewsholme (near Gisburn)
Alt namesNewsholme
Newsholme (near Settle)source: alternate name
TypeTownship, Civil parish
Coordinates53.959°N 2.236°W
Located inWest Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England     (1974 - )
Lancashire, England     (1974 - )
See alsoGisburn, West Riding of Yorkshire, Englandancient parish in which it was a township
Staincliffe and Ewcross Wapentake, West Riding of Yorkshire, Englandwapentake in which it was located
Bowland Rural, West Riding of Yorkshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1974
Ribble Valley (borough), Lancashire, Englanddistrict municipality in which it has been situated since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog
NOTE: There is another Newsholme in the East Riding of Yorkshire.

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Newsholme is a small village and civil parish since 1974 in the Ribble Valley District of Lancashire, England. It lies near the boundary with North Yorkshire on the A682, 4 miles (6 km) north of Barnoldswick and 12 miles (19 km) west of Skipton. Between 1872 and 1957 the village had a railway station on the Ribble Valley Line.

Historically, Newsholme was in the ecclesiastical parish of Gisburn in Staincliffe Wapentake of the West Riding of Yorkshire. From 1894 until 1974, Newsholme was located in Bowland Rural District in the West Riding of Yorkshire. In 1974 the area became part of the Ribble Valley District in Lancashire.


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