The Ancient Parish of YORK ST MARY BISHOPHILL THE ELDER
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. © 2010]
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"YORK ST MARY BISHOPHILL THE ELDER, a parish in the city of York,
a rectory, value +5L. 0s. 10d. p.r. *95L. 6s. 2d. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter
of York. --Pop. 681."
"DRINGHOUSES, in the parishes of Acomb, York St Mary Bishophill the Elder, and
York Holy Trinity Micklegate, liberty of St. Peter's; 1.5 miles SSW. of York. A
pleasant village, in which is a chapel of ease the property of A. S. Barlow,
Esq. Pop. 156."
- -(See Acomb for directory)
"MIDDLETHORPE, in the parish of York St Mary Bishophill the elder;
(the seat of Andrew Barlow, Esq.) 2 miles S. of York. Pop. 44."
- Here are photographs of Churches in the parish:
- A few years before 1890, the chapelry of Dringhouses (a part in
this parish) was constituted a parish in its own right. See
- This parish is covered by the following Society:
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