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[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]

"ROWLEY, a parish in the wapentake of Harthill; 3½ miles ENE. of South Cave. The church, dedicated to St. Peter, is a small neat building and the living, which is a vicarage, in the gift of the Hildyard family, is enjoyed by the Rev. Robert Croft. Population, 425."

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

  • Bentley
  • High Hunsley
  • Little Weighton
  • Low Hunsley
  • Riplingham
  • Risby
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]


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