Wighill

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Wighill
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Population193 (2011) [1]
OS grid reference SE473465
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Post town TADCASTER
Postcode district LS24
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53°54′47″N1°16′52″W / 53.91302°N 1.28124°W / 53.91302; -1.28124 Coordinates: 53°54′47″N1°16′52″W / 53.91302°N 1.28124°W / 53.91302; -1.28124

Wighill is a village and civil parish in the Harrogate district of North Yorkshire, England. It is near the River Wharfe and 6 miles east of Wetherby, West Yorkshire. The village has one public house, The White Swan Inn, which reopened on 23 October 2009, after a two-year closure. [2]

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All Saints Parish Church, Wighill Wighill Church.jpg
All Saints Parish Church, Wighill
The White Swan, Wighill The White Swan Pub, Wighill - geograph.org.uk - 306187.jpg
The White Swan, Wighill

Notable people

Rev. George Walker(officer in the Battle of Boyne) born 1618-1690. died on battlefield,

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References

  1. "Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 4 August 2015.
  2. "Wighill pub all set to reopen". Wetherby News. 15 October 2009. Retrieved 29 April 2012.

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