Guisborough is a small town in the English unitary authority of Redcar and Cleveland. It is located on the northern edge of the North York Moors, approximately five kilometers south-east of Middlesbrough. According to census had Guisborough 2001, a total 18,108 inhabitants.

Economy and infrastructure


Guisborough is located at the intersection of A- roads A171 ( Scarborough Middlesbrough) A173 ( Skelton - Stokesley ). The nearest large town is 5 km away Middlesbrough. Since 1964, Guisborough has no rail link, but there are bus services to the surrounding cities and towns. The nearest airport is Durham Tees Valley airport 30 km west.


  • John Gilbert Baker (1834-1920), botanist
  • Willie Applegarth (1890-1958), athlete and Olympic champion
  • Sean Gregan ( born 1974 ), football player