Leeming Bar

Leeming Bar

infobox UK place
country = England

static_image_caption =
latitude = 54.30504
longitude = -1.55998
official_name = Leeming Bar
population =
civil_parish =
shire_district = Hambleton
shire_county = North Yorkshire
region = Yorkshire and the Humber
constituency_westminster =
post_town =
postcode_district = DL7 9
postcode_area =
dial_code =
os_grid_reference = SE287900

Leeming Bar is a village in the Hambleton district of North Yorkshire, England.


Located next to the A1 and near RAF Leeming it is home to the main depot and current terminus of the Wensleydale Railway at Leeming Bar railway station as well as the Dales & District bus company. It was bypassed in 1961, and lies on the Roman road Dere Street. It is approximately one mile along the A684 from the village of Aiskew and seven miles along the same road from the town of Northallerton. From here from the A1 is the main route to Wensleydale. It contains a C of E church, a C of E primary School with an average of 100 pupils as well as a Regency Pizza place, which was once the village's local corner shop and post office up until 2006 when it closed down, and two parks. There are two pubs, one of which, the " [http://www.tadpubco.co.uk/outlets-view.php4?DataSchemeID=2&ContentID=19 White Rose Hotel] " on "Bedale Road" (A684), is also a hotel. The other is the "Willow Tree Inn" on "Roman Road". The RAF base has a [http://www.leeming-raf.n-yorks.sch.uk primary school] as well near Gatenby.


It has a population of approximately 1800 (as of 2005).

External links

* [http://www.leemingbar.com The Lodge]
* [http://www.aiskewleemingbar.org Aiskew Leeming Bar C of E primary school]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Leeming Bar railway station — Infobox UK station name = Leeming Bar code = manager = Wensleydale Railway locale = Leeming Bar borough = Hambleton platforms = 1 usage0405 = latitude = 54.305326 longitude = 1.560705 gridref = SE285900Leeming Bar railway station is the current… …   Wikipedia

  • Leeming — is the name of several places in the world, including:*Leeming, Western Australia *Leeming, North Yorkshire, England *Leeming Bar, North Yorkshire **location of RAF Leeming *Leeming, West Yorkshire, England Leeming is also the surname of several… …   Wikipedia

  • Leeming, North Yorkshire — Infobox UK place official name = Leeming static static image caption = country = England region = Yorkshire and the Humber shire county = North Yorkshire shire district = Hambleton latitude = 54.29322 longitude = 1.54478Leeming is a village in… …   Wikipedia

  • RAF Leeming — Infobox Airport name = RAF Leeming nativename = nativename a = nativename r = image width = caption = IATA = ICAO = EGXE type = Military owner = operator = Royal Air Force city served = location = Leeming Bar elevation f = 132 elevation m = 40… …   Wikipedia

  • Macdonald Leeming House Hotel Ullswater (Lake District) — Macdonald Leeming House Hotel Ullswater country: United Kingdom, city: Lake District (Ullswater Nr Penrith) Macdonald Leeming House Hotel Ullswater The Leeming House is surrounded by lush gardens and woodland as well is located in the heart of… …   International hotels

  • Northallerton — Coordinates: 54°20′16″N 1°25′43″W / 54.3378°N 1.4285°W / 54.3378; 1.4285 …   Wikipedia

  • Wensleydale Railway — The Wensleydale Railway is a railway line in Wensleydale and Lower Swaledale in North Yorkshire, England and the name of the company (Wensleydale Railway plc) that operates services on the line.The line currently runs between Northallerton, on… …   Wikipedia

  • Dales & District — A Dales District Optare Solo. Parent Procters Coaches …   Wikipedia

  • List of schools in Yorkshire and the Humber — The following is a partial list of currently operating schools in the Yorkshire and the Humber region of England. You may also find of use to find a particular school. See also the List of the oldest schools in the United Kingdom.Listed by local… …   Wikipedia

  • Northallerton — Koordinaten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.