Place:Whitby Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, England

NameWhitby Rural
TypeRural district
Located inNorth Riding of Yorkshire, England     (1894 - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
See alsoScarborough Borough, North Yorkshire, Englandadministrative district in which Whitby Rural is now located

Whitby Rural District was an administrative division of the North Riding of Yorkshire based on the town of Whitby. Since the municipal reorganization of 1974, the area covered by Whitby Rural District has been located in the administrative District of Scarborough Borough, North Yorkshire.

Civil Parishes

The following parishes were located in Whitby Rural District:

Civil parishParish statusDuration  Notes


Research Tips

  • A Vision of Britain through Time on Whitby 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.