The Ancient Parish of ELVINGTON
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. © 2010]
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"ELVINGTON, a parish in the wapentake of Ouse and Derwent; 7 miles ESE. of York.
The church, dedicated to the Holy Trinity (see Churches for photograph), was built in the year 1801, by the
Rev. A. Cheap, L. L. B. rector, and is a neat building, of which the king is the
patron. Here are likewise a Methodist chapel and a subscription school, to the
master of which £20. per annum is paid for the instruction of 20 poor boys. Pop.
"NORTH BRINK, (the seat of Alexander Mather, Esq.) in the township and parish of
Elvington; 6 miles from York."
- Here are photographs of Churches etc. in the parish:
- This parish is covered (or partly covered) by the following Societies:
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