Countersett


Countersett

Coordinates: 54°17′10″N 2°07′33″W / 54.28615°N 2.12591°W / 54.28615; -2.12591

Countersett
Countersett, Raydale.jpg
Looking over Countersett to Raydale
Countersett is located in North Yorkshire
Countersett

 Countersett shown within North Yorkshire
OS grid reference SD919878
District Richmondshire
Shire county North Yorkshire
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district DL8
Police North Yorkshire
Fire North Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
List of places: UK • England • Yorkshire

Countersett is the largest of the three settlements based around Semer Water in the Richmondshire district of North Yorkshire, England. It is in the Yorkshire Dales to the north of the lake. The Boar East and West were once one farm, and before that a pub called The Boar Inn. The date 1667 was above the door, along with a Latin inscription which translated as "Now mine, once thine, but whose afterwards I do not know" (ref. Wensleydale, by Ella Pontefract, Dent & Sons, 1936)

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