The Ancient Parish of GREAT GIVENDALE
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. © 2010]
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"GREAT GIVENDALE, a parish in the wapentake of Harthill, and liberty of St.
Peter's; 4 miles N. of Pocklington. The church is a small ancient structure (see Churches for photograph),
of which the Dean of York is the patron, and the Rev. Edmund Holmes the vicar.
"GRIMTHORPE, in the parish of Great Givendale, wapentake of Harthill, and liberty
of St. Peter's; ½ mile SSE. of Great Givendale, 4 miles N. of Pocklington. Pop.
"LITTLE GIVENDALE, 2 farm houses in the parish of Great Givendale, wapentake of
Harthill, and liberty of St. Peter's; 1 mile ESE. of Great Givendale, 2½ miles
NNE. of Pocklington"
- Here are photographs of St. Ethelburga's Church, Great Givendale.
- The following Churches have their own websites:
- This parish is covered (or partly covered) by the following Societies:
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