English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.


Local district in the County of West Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Forms

  • Riblesdale 1198 Fount 1258 Percy 1462 Pat
  • Ribbesdale, Rybbesdale 1258 Percy 1293 QW
  • Rebilsdale 1417 Pat
  • Ribeldesdale 1540 Fount

Parishes in this Local district