infobox UK place
country = England
latitude= 54.5619
longitude= -0.9874
official_name= Skelton-in-Cleveland
population =
region= North East England
unitary_england= Redcar and Cleveland
lieutenancy_england= North Yorkshire
os_grid_reference= NZ655189


Skelton-in-Cleveland is a small town in the unitary authority of Redcar and Cleveland and the ceremonial county of North Yorkshire in the North East of England. It is situated at the foot of the Cleveland Hills and about Convert|10|mi|km|lk=on east of Middlesbrough. Skelton is made up of North Skelton, Skelton Green, Old Skelton and New Skelton. The first real mention of Skelton is in the Domesday Book, which talks about taxes collected. Skelton Castle was built in 1200 by the
de Brus (Bruce) family.

Pubs in Skelton

* The Royal George Hotel
* The Hollybush Hotel
* Wharton Arms (known locally as "Skippers")
* The Duke William

Pubs in Skelton Green

* The Green Inn (reopened Friday 2 May 2008, under new management)
* The Miners' Arms

Pubs in North Skelton

* North Skelton Working Men's Club
* The Bull's Head

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