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Skipton, Yorkshire

Skipton, Yorkshire

Skipton is a small market town that began as a trading centre for sheep and wool (the name Skipton comes from the Saxon word for sheep). It is situated in the Pennines, at the southern base of the Yorkshire Dales.

 

Title: Skipton, Yorkshire
Record Type: Locations
Type: Town
Record Maintained By: HC
Subject Id: 21360