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Fox and Hounds

The Fox and Hounds is located in Town Green on the site of Rievaulx House.  It is shown on the first OS map published in 1851.  It was a popular meetign place for the hunt and is mentioned in "England's Oldest Hunt" by J Fairfax Blakeborough, published around 1907.

The Shoulder of Mutton is shown in the same location in the 1781 survey.  However this needs to be independently verified.

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Published: 16 2017 (Updated: 26 2022)

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