Geographical and Historical information from the year 1835.
[Transcribed by Mel Lockie © from
"BURNBY, a parish in the Wilton-Beacon division
of the wapentake of HARTHILL, East riding of the
county of YORK, 2 miles E.S.E. from Pocklington,
containing 95 inhabitants. Theliving is a discharged
rectory, in the archdeaconry of the East riding, and
diocese of York, rated in the king's books at £7- 15.,
and in the patronage of the Duke of Devonshire. The
church is dedicated to St. Giles."
Lewis's Topographical Dictionary of England 1835]
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