Thornton Bridge  North Riding


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

THORNTON-BRIDGE, a township in Brafferton parish, E. R. Yorkshire; on the river Swale, 4 miles NE by N of Boroughbridge. Acres, 1,078. Pop., 66. Houses, 11.

Thornton Bridge through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 21st June 2024

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