Clifton upon Ure, North Riding of Yorkshire
Clifton-upon-Ure, a township in Thornton Watlass parish, N.R. Yorkshire, 2 miles N of Masham, and 5 from Bedale station on the N.E.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Bedale. Area, 594 acres; population, 57. Clifton Castle, a handsome building situated in a. park, is the seat of the Pulleine family.
|Civil parish||Thornton Watlass|
|Poor Law union||Leyburn|
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Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Clifton upon Ure from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Clifton-upon-Ure)
Land and Property
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Newspapers and Periodicals
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