|Although this typically pretty village in Upper Wharfedale owes its name to the Anglo Saxons, its long history dates back at least to the Dark Ages.|
In 1997 a skeleton unearthed by workmen was found
to be that of a woman who had died here 1,400
In more recent times the village was noted for lead mining.
To reach it visitors have to cross an old stone bridge.
Looking down on the proceedings are the peaks of Great Whernside and Buckden Pike.