Scotton  West Riding


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

SCOTTON, a township in Farnham parish, W. R. Yorkshire: on the river-Nidd, 3 miles N W of Knaresborough. Acres, 1,030. Real property, £2-071. Pop.-321. Houses, 82. The manor belongs to SirSlings-by, Bart. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

Scotton through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Scotton, in Harrogate and West Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 25th May 2022

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