Place:Settle Rural, West Riding of Yorkshire, England

NameSettle Rural
TypeRural district
Coordinates54.072°N 2.282°W
Located inWest Riding of Yorkshire, England     (1894 - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
See alsoCraven District, North Yorkshire, England
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Settle Rural District was an administrative district in the West Riding of Yorkshire, England. The rural district was named after the town of Settle. Settle Rural District occupied the most northwesterly corner of Yorkshire, stretching right up to the border with what is now Cumbria.

The rural district was disbanded in local government reorganisation in 1974 and transferred to the Craven district of North Yorkshire.

Civil Parishes

Research Tips

  • A Vision of Britain through Time on Settle 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.