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[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]

"ALDBROUGH, a parish in the wapentake and liberty of Holderness; 8 miles NE. of Hedon. A flourishing and very lively village pleasantly situated on the declivity of a small eminence, and consists of some elegant and well built houses. The church (see Churches for photograph) dedicated to St. Bartholomew, is a large Gothic structure, of which the King is patron, and the Rev. Nicholas Holmes the Vicar." (There is further information for Aldbrough).

Information on the following places in this Parish is contained on a supplementary page.

  • Bewick
  • Carleton
  • East Newton
  • Etherdwick Grange
  • Fosham
  • Owsthill
  • Ringbrough
  • Tansterne
  • West Hill
  • West Newton
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]




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Memorial Inscriptions

Names, Geographical

  • The following places are within the boundaries of this (ancient) parish, but I have no further information on them other than the Ordnance Survey Landranger Grid reference shown:
    • (TA233394) Bewick Hall
    • (TA230387) Westhill
    • (TA228390) East Carlton