Around Yorkshire

Q. Hi Can you please tell me how far it is around the borders of Yorkshire. Many thanks Andy

Andy Stockdale, Bridlington


A. From the OS Boundary Line data, I calculate the perimeter of the historic county of Yorkshire as 685 miles.

John Thorn, Cardiff


A. I think someone claimed in the Dalesman or Yorkshire Post to have perambulated the old boundaries of Yorkshire - a mileage of approx 500 was claimed. I suppose it depends to the extent you cut corners where there's no right of way /right to roam on the boundary

I Evans, Willoughby


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