Arkendale

Arkendale is a village and civil parish in the Harrogate district of North Yorkshire, England. It is 6 miles (10 km) north-east of Harrogate town,[2] and a had a population of 278 according to the 2001 census,[3] increasing to 394 at the 2011 census.[1] It consists of a Pub,[4] a Village Hall, a Church[5] and is close to Staveley village.

Arkendale
St Bartholomews, Arkendale.jpg
St Bartholomews Church, Arkendale
Arkendale is located in North Yorkshire
Arkendale
Arkendale
Location within North Yorkshire
Population394 (2011 census)[1]
OS grid referenceSE387610
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townKNARESBOROUGH
Postcode districtHG5
PoliceNorth Yorkshire
FireNorth Yorkshire
AmbulanceYorkshire
List of places
UK
England
Yorkshire
54°02′37″N 1°24′33″W / 54.0436°N 1.40915°W / 54.0436; -1.40915Coordinates: 54°02′37″N 1°24′33″W / 54.0436°N 1.40915°W / 54.0436; -1.40915

The first part of the toponym originates from Old English eorcnan, meaning probably "precious, noble, true", and cognate to the name Archibald.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b UK Census (2011). "Local Area Report – Arkendale Parish (E04007306)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 9 July 2019.
  2. ^ "299" (Map). Ripon & Boroughbridge. 1:25,000. Explorer. Ordnance Survey. 2015. ISBN 9780319245514.
  3. ^ UK Census (2001). "Local Area Report – Arkendale Parish (36UD003)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 9 July 2019.
  4. ^ Lemm, Elaine (24 May 2015). "Restaurant review: Blue Bell, Arkendale". The Yorkshire Post. Retrieved 9 July 2019.
  5. ^ "Arkendale: St Bartholomew - A Church Near You". www.achurchnearyou.com. Retrieved 9 July 2019.

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