In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Scosthrop like this:
Scosthrop, township, Kirkby in Malham Dale par., N. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 6 miles S.E. of Settle, 1275 ac., pop. 67.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Scosthrop, in Craven and West Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 26th April 2017
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