Aske  North Riding


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Aske like this:

ASKE, a township in Easby parish, N. R. Yorkshire; 2½ miles N of Richmond. Acres, 1,670. Real property, £1,537. Pop., 140. Houses, 20. Aske Hall is the seat of the Earl of Zetland; belonged formerly to the Darcys; and commands a fine prospect up and down the Swale.

Aske through time

Aske is now part of Richmondshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how Richmondshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Aske itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Aske, in Richmondshire and North Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 21st March 2018

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