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East Tanfield, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Tanfield, East, a township in Kirklington parish, N.R. Yorkshire, near the river Ure and Tanfield station on the N.E.R., 5½ miles NNW of Ripon. Post town, Bedale; money order and telegraph office, Kirklington. Acreage, 1295; population, 54.

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 East Tanfield 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