The Ancient Parish of ALDBROUGH
[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.
- East Newton
- Etherdwick Grange
- West Hill
- West Newton
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]
- Here are photographs of Churches etc. in the parish:
- Ask for a calculation of the distance from Aldbrough to another place.
- 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
- This parish is covered by the following Society:
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