The Ancient Parish of LECONFIELD
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"LECONFIELD, (also spelt Leckonfield) a parish in the wapentake of Harthill; 3
miles NNW. of Beverley. The Church is a vicarage, dedicated to St. Catharine (see Churches for photograph),
in the deanry of Harthill, of which the Earl of Egremont is the lay patron, and
the Rev. Robert Rigby, of Beverley, incumbent. Pop. 302."
(There is further information for Leconfield).
"ARRAM, a hamlet in the parish of Leconfield, wapentake and liberty of
Holderness; 1¾ miles E. of Leconfield, 4 miles N. of Beverley. Population
included with Leconfield."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]
- Here are photographs of Churches etc. 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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