East Briscoe

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East Briscoe
East Briscoe is located in County Durham
East Briscoe
East Briscoe
East Briscoe shown within County Durham
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Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
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54°34′16″N 2°01′55″W / 54.571°N 2.032°W / 54.571; -2.032Coordinates: 54°34′16″N 2°01′55″W / 54.571°N 2.032°W / 54.571; -2.032

East Briscoe is a village in Baldersdale, in the Pennines district of County Durham, England.[1][2] It is traditionally located in the North Riding of Yorkshire but along with the rest of the former Startforth Rural District it was transferred to County Durham for administrative and ceremonial purposes on 1 April 1974, under the provisions of the Local Government Act 1972.


  1. ^ Ordnance Survey: Landranger map sheet 92 Barnard Castle & Richmond (Teesdale) (Map). Ordnance Survey. 2011. ISBN 9780319228982. 
  2. ^ "Ordnance Survey: 1:50,000 Scale Gazetteer" (csv (download)). www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk. Ordnance Survey. 1 January 2016. Retrieved 18 February 2016. 

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