- a market town in N England, administrative centre of North Yorkshire. Pop: 15 517 (2001)
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In 1729 he became vicar of Northallerton, in the county of York.
This morning a letter came with the crest and the Northallerton postmark.The Albert Gate Mystery
Left Darlington about nine o'clock, and came to Northallerton.Life and Correspondence of David Hume, Volume II (of 2)
John Hill Burton
The opposing forces met at Northallerton, on the 22d of August, 1138.
From this incident the bloody day of Northallerton was called "the Battle of the Standard."