Arden  North Riding


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

ARDEN-WITH-ARDENSIDE, a township in Hawnby parish, N. R. Yorkshire; 7½ miles NW of Helmsley. Acres, 4,513. Pop., 129. Houses, 25. The surface is chiefly part of Humbleton moor. A Benedictine nunnery was founded here in 1150; but has disappeared.

Arden through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 23rd January 2019

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