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The Cover, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Cover, The, a river of the N.R. Yorkshire. It rises on the west side of Great Whernside Mountain, at the boundary with the West Riding, and runs about 12 miles north-eastward, along the Vale of Carlton, and past Coverham, to the river Ure, about 2 miles SE of Middleham.

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.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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