Gilmonby

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Gilmonby
Gilmonby is located in County Durham
Gilmonby
Gilmonby
Location within County Durham
OS grid referenceNZ006129
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBarnard Castle
Postcode districtDL12
PoliceDurham
FireCounty Durham and Darlington
AmbulanceNorth East
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
County Durham
54°30′42″N 1°59′29″W / 54.51176°N 1.9915°W / 54.51176; -1.9915Coordinates: 54°30′42″N 1°59′29″W / 54.51176°N 1.9915°W / 54.51176; -1.9915

Gilmonby is a village in the Pennines in County Durham, England.[1][2] it is situated a short distance to the south of Bowes, in the vicinity of Barnard Castle. The population taken at the 2011 Census was less than 100. Information is kept in the Bowes parish details. It is traditionally located in the North Riding of Yorkshire but along with the rest of the former Startforth Rural District it was transferred to County Durham for administrative and ceremonial purposes on 1 April 1974, under the provisions of the Local Government Act 1972.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ordnance Survey: Landranger map sheet 92 Barnard Castle & Richmond (Teesdale) (Map). Ordnance Survey. 2011. ISBN 9780319228982.
  2. ^ "Ordnance Survey: 1:50,000 Scale Gazetteer" (csv (download)). www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk. Ordnance Survey. 1 January 2016. Retrieved 18 February 2016.

External links[edit]

Media related to Gilmonby at Wikimedia Commons