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Apples 'N' Pears Askrigg Coffee Shop

L2502 Jun 02 Mar 04

Askrigg Village Kitchen
Main Street (nr Church)


N54.3151 W2.0807 323034


Askrigg is the location of  Skeldale House, where vet James Herriot lived in BBC TV series All Creatures Great and Small
Lilliput Lane's "Apples 'N' Pears" was inspired by Sticky Ginger Main Street (nr Church) DL8 3HL (01969-650049) [IOE 323034 BLB]

Note it's the doorway that is the clue. there are no thatched buildings in Askrigg. I stopped there for a nice cup of coffee.

View down to village "Apples & Pears" is on the left
Pump [IoE 323042] This doorway  has same shape
Church of St Oswald [ioE 323046]
  Sykes House [IoE 323044]

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