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Brown Rigg, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Brown-Rigg, a hill, dividing the head of Long Dale from the head of Harwood-Dale, 9 miles S of Whitby, N.R. Yorkshire.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for the North Riding of Yorkshire is available to browse.


Online maps of Brown Rigg are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following North Riding newspapers online:

CountyNorth Yorkshire