Coordinates: 54.305°18′18″N 1.6266666666666667°37′36″W / 54.3049°N °W / 54.3049; -1.6266

The east end of the village, known as Great Crakehall.
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Crakehall ()

 Crakehall shown within
Population 400 
OS grid reference [ SE243899 ]
District Hambleton
Shire county North Yorkshire
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BEDALE
Postcode district DL8
Dialling code 01677
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament Richmond
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Crakehall is a village and civil parish in the Hambleton district of North Yorkshire, England about 2 miles west of Bedale. The village is split up into 2 parts - The west part Little Crakehall and the east Great Crakehall. Nearby villages include Hackforth and Langthorne.

A round barrow at grid reference SE235886, 540 m south west of the Bay Horse Inn, is a scheduled ancient monument.[1]


  1. S W Quartermain, Director of Planning and Environmental Services, Hambleton District Council (2006). . .$FILE/ANNEX%203%20Map%205%20Historic%20Environment.pdf. Retrieved 2006-12-22.  [dead link]