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[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]

"SHERBURN, a parish in the wapentake of Buckrose; 12 miles ENE. of Malton. The church, dedicated to St. Hilda (see Churches for photograph), is in the patronage of the Stricklands and the Rev. Wm. Legard, A. B. is the vicar, Pop. 496."

[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]



Church History

Church Records

Description and Travel

  • Tim Owston has written a short description and history of the village of Sherburn, complete with 2 old pictures of the church of St. Hilda.



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:
    • (SE947767) Sherburn Cottage (now Sherburn Lodge)
    • (SE956765) Springfield House (now Springfield Farm)