Summerbridge, North Yorkshire

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The Flying Dutchman public houses
Summerbridge is located in North Yorkshire
Summerbridge shown within North Yorkshire
OS grid reference SE198622
Civil parish
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district HG3
Police North Yorkshire
Fire North Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
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54°03′20″N 1°41′56″W / 54.055600°N 1.698806°W / 54.055600; -1.698806Coordinates: 54°03′20″N 1°41′56″W / 54.055600°N 1.698806°W / 54.055600; -1.698806

Summerbridge is a village in Nidderdale in Harrogate district, North Yorkshire, England. It is on the River Nidd, adjacent to Dacre Banks on the opposite bank of the river, and lies about 2.5 miles (4 km) south east of Pateley Bridge. The village is part of the historic West Riding of Yorkshire.

The village has one public house, the Flying Dutchman, owned and operated by Samuel Smiths Old Brewery, tea rooms, and several other shops (a post office, a general store, a large hardware store). Other businesses include a sawmill and a garage, and there are several more businesses on a small industrial estate at New York, sometimes considered part of Summerbridge. There is also a large Methodist church,[1] a primary school[2] and a retained fire station.

Summerbridge is served by hourly buses of Harrogate Bus Company (route 24) between Harrogate and Pateley Bridge.

The village is the largest settlement in the civil parish of Hartwith cum Winsley. It is the nearest village to Brimham Rocks, 2 miles (3 km) away.


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