[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"SETTRINGTON, a parish in the wapentake of Buckrose; 4 miles ESE. of Malton. Sir Mark Masterman Sykes, Bart. has a seat here; it formerly belonged to the honourable family of the Mastermans, and by marriage with the heiress, came into possession of the present proprietor. The church (see Churches
for photograph) is dedicated to St. Michael, and the Earl of Bridgewater is the patron. Pop. 535."
"SCAGGLETHORPE, in the parish of Settrington, and wapentake of Buckrose; 1¼ miles N. of Settrington, 3½ miles ENE. of Malton. There is no place of Divine worship here, except a chapel for the Primitive Methodists, who have also a Sunday school. Population, 222."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]