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[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]

"HEMINGBROUGH, a parish in the Southern point of the wapentake of Ouse and Derwent; Pop. 500. The Church, peculiar, is dedicated to St. Mary (see Churches for photograph), was made collegiate in 1426, for a provost, three prebendaries, six vicars coral, and six clerks, but these privileges ceased with the dissolution, and it is now a discharged vicarage, in the deanry of Bulmer. Patron, the King." (There is further information for Hemingbrough).

Information on the following places in this Parish is contained on a supplementary page.

  • Babthorpe
  • Barlby
  • Bowthorpe
  • Brackenholme
  • Cliffe
  • Hagthorpe
  • Lund
  • Menthorpe
  • Osgodby
  • South Duffield
  • Tormond Hall
  • Woodhall
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]



Church History

Church Records



Memorial Inscriptions

Names, Geographical

  • 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:
    • (SE694318) Woodhall