Askwith  West Riding


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

ASKWITH, a township in Weston parish, W. R. Yorkshire; near the river Wharfe, 3 miles NW of Otley. It includes the hamlets of Upper and Lower Snowden. Acres, 3,180. Real property, £3,329. Pop., 338. Houses, 76.

Askwith through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 21st October 2021

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