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Forge Valley, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Forge Valley, a reach of the valley of the Derwent river, N.R. Yorkshire, between Hackness and East and West Ayton, with a station on a branch of the N.E.R. It takes its name from a quondam forge or factory of iron, contains very picturesque scenery, and attracts visitors from Scarborough.

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: