The Ancient Parish of BESSINGBY
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"BESSINGBY, a parish in the wapentake of Dickering; (Bessingby House the seat of
Harrington Hudson, Esq.) 1½ mile SW. of Bridlington. --Pop. 83. The Church is a
perpetual curacy, dedicated to St. Magnus (see Churches for photograph), in the deanry of Dickering.
Patron, Harrington Hudson, Esq."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]
- Here are photographs of Churches in the parish:
- 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:
- This parish is covered by the following Society:
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