Aislaby, Ryedale

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Aislaby
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Aislaby
Aislaby is located in North Yorkshire
Aislaby
Aislaby
Location within North Yorkshire
OS grid referenceSE747870
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townPICKERING
Postcode districtYO18
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EU ParliamentYorkshire and the Humber
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UK
England
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54°15′40″N 0°48′36″W / 54.261°N 0.810°W / 54.261; -0.810Coordinates: 54°15′40″N 0°48′36″W / 54.261°N 0.810°W / 54.261; -0.810

Aislaby is a hamlet and civil parish near the English town of Pickering, North Yorkshire.[1][2] It lies on the A170 to the west of Pickering between Wrelton and Middleton.

History[edit]

The hamlet is mentioned in the Domesday Book and was known as Aslachesbi. In 1066 the land was owned by Gospatric and had 2 ploughlands.[3]

The etymology of the name comes from Old Norse (farm or village) added to the name of the ownerAslakr.[4]

Demographics[edit]

The population of the civil parish was less than 100 at the 2011 Census. Details are included in the civil parish of Cropton.

Historical population of Aislaby, Ryedale
(Source: GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth[5])
Year188118911901191119211931194119511961
Population134112108948290no census9366

Governance[edit]

The hamlet is within the Thirsk and Malton Parliamentary constituency; the Pickering Electoral Ward of North Yorkshire County Council; and the Cropton Ward of Ryedale District Council;[6] the hamlet is part of the civil parish of Aislaby, Middleton and Wrelton.[7]

Community[edit]

The hamlet lies within the Primary Education catchment area for Pickering Junior School[8] and the Secondary Education catchment area for Lady Lumley's School in Pickering.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ordnance Survey: Landranger map sheet 94 Whitby & Esk Dale (Robin Hood’s Bay) (Map). Ordnance Survey. 2012. ISBN 9780319228999.
  2. ^ "Ordnance Survey: 1:50,000 Scale Gazetteer" (csv (download)). www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk. Ordnance Survey. 1 January 2016. Retrieved 30 January 2016.
  3. ^ Aislaby in the Domesday Book
  4. ^ Watts. Cambridge Dictionary of Place Names. Cambridge University Press (2011). p. 5.
  5. ^ "Aislaby CP through time". Vision of Britain, University of Portsmouth. Retrieved 10 December 2016.
  6. ^ "North Yorkshire Council Maps". Retrieved 10 December 2016.
  7. ^ "Parish Council". Retrieved 10 December 2016.
  8. ^ "Primary Education Catchment" (PDF). Retrieved 10 December 2016.
  9. ^ "Secondary Education Catchment" (PDF). Retrieved 10 December 2016.

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