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Thornton in Lonsdale is a village and civil parish in the District of Craven and ceremonial county of North Yorkshire. It is very close to the border with Cumbria and Lancashire and is 1 mile (1.6 km) north of Ingleton. Main claims to fame are the Marton Arms pub and St Oswald’s Church, where Conan Doyle married his first wife at this church in 1885. When you visit Thornton in Lonsdale, Walkfo brings Thornton in Lonsdale places to life as you travel by foot, bike, bus or car with a mobile phone & headphones.


Thornton in Lonsdale Places Overview: History, Culture & Facts about Thornton in Lonsdale

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With 12 audio plaques & Thornton in Lonsdale places for you to explore in the Thornton in Lonsdale area, Walkfo is the world’s largest heritage & history digital plaque provider. The AI continually learns & refines facts about the best Thornton in Lonsdale places to visit from travel & tourism authorities (like Wikipedia), converting history into an interactive audio experience.

Thornton in Lonsdale history

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In 1086 the Domesday Book listed on folio 301v under Craven Torntun & in Borch, Orm vi curactes ad geld – that is in Thornton in Lonsdale with Burrow-with-Burrow Orm has circa 720 acres of plough-land to be taxed. This manor belonged to Orm, one of the family of Norse Noblemen who held the most land in Northern England.

Historical parish

Thornton in Lonsdale lay across two counties – Yorkshire and Lancashire. A strip of the left side of the parish, including Ireby, was in Yorkshire. The area was 3.7 miles (6 km) long and its width tapered from about 1.2 miles (2 km) to about 330 feet (100 m)

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Visit Thornton in Lonsdale PlacesYou can visit Thornton in Lonsdale places with Walkfo Thornton in Lonsdale to hear history at Thornton in Lonsdale’s places whilst walking around using the free digital tour app. Walkfo Thornton in Lonsdale has 12 places to visit in our interactive Thornton in Lonsdale map, with amazing history, culture & travel facts you can explore the same way you would at a museum or art gallery with information audio headset. With Walkfo, you can travel by foot, bike or bus throughout Thornton in Lonsdale, being in the moment, without digital distraction or limits to a specific walking route. Our historic audio walks, National Trust interactive audio experiences, digital tour guides for English Heritage locations are available at Thornton in Lonsdale places, with a AI tour guide to help you get the best from a visit to Thornton in Lonsdale & the surrounding areas.

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Best Thornton in Lonsdale places to visit

Thornton in Lonsdale has places to explore by foot, bike or bus. Below are a selection of the varied Thornton in Lonsdale’s destinations you can visit with additional content available at the Walkfo Thornton in Lonsdale’s information audio spots:

Thornton in Lonsdale photo Green Hill (Lancashire)
Green Hill is a mountain or fell in north west England. Its summit is 628 metres (2,060 ft) above sea level. It is located above Cowan Bridge, Lancashire, near Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria, and Ingleton, North Yorkshire.
Thornton in Lonsdale photo Simpson Pot
Named after Eli Simpson, Simpson Pot is a limestone cave in West Kingsdale, North Yorkshire. It is part of a 27-kilometre (17 mi) long cave system that drains both flanks of Kingsdale.


Visit Thornton in Lonsdale plaques

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Thornton in Lonsdale has 0 physical plaques in tourist plaque schemes for you to explore via Walkfo Thornton in Lonsdale plaques audio map when visiting. Plaques like National Heritage’s “Blue Plaques” provide visual geo-markers to highlight points-of-interest at the places where they happened – and Walkfo’s AI has researched additional, deeper content when you visit Thornton in Lonsdale using the app. Experience the history of a location when Walkfo local tourist guide app triggers audio close to each Thornton in Lonsdale plaque. Currently No Physical Plaques.